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Advanced Quantitative Research Methods is an essential course for students wishing to pursue doctoral studies in education. This course is intended to equip students with a sound understanding of the quantitative research processes, methods and techniques in the field of education.  Students are expected to be able to decide and apply the methods and techniques to their quantitative research projects. The development and validation of instruments and the use of these instruments in data collection and the process of data analysis in research will be explored in-depth in the course.

Programme Fee

Awarding Body: 

This programme is designed, delivered, assessed and awarded by SEGi University through the Africa Open Learning Platform. 

Endorsement & Recognition: 

This programme is recognized and endorsed by the Seychelles Qualifications Authority (SQA), established under the Seychelles Qualifications Authority Act of 2005. 

Entry Requirements: 

Entry Requirements - No 
Age Experience - 23 Years Above 
Language Proficiency - Yes 
Numeracy Proficiency - No 
Prerequisites - No

  • Determine appropriate quantitative methods and technique for research.
  • Develop instruments for data collection. 
  • Analysis quantitative data.
Assignment  - 70%
Quantitative Data Analysis Assignment - 30%
Credit Transfer: 
Upon successful completion of this Micro-credential certification in Advanced Quatitative Research Methods (MEd (Research) / PhD (Education)), students will be able to transfer grades and credits into the following programme(s):
  1. Master of Education (Research)
  2. Doctor of Philosophy (Education) 
Continuing Education: 

Upon successful completion of this Master of Education (Research) programme and meeting the necessary entry requirements, students will be able to progress into the following programme(s):

  1. Doctor of Philosophy (Education)
Career Opportunities: 
  • Teachers
  • Lecturers
  • Curriculum developer
  • School principals