Houston Baptist University Catalog

Educational Leadership Resrch ( EDLR ) Course Descriptions

  • EDLR 7116 DISSERTATION RESEARCH I

    EDLR 7116 Dissertation Research I
    Prerequisite(s): None
    In consultation with the professor of record for the course and dissertation chair, the student will continue to develop chapter I and begin to develop chapter II of the dissertation to complete the aims identified by the dissertation chair and the student.

  • EDLR 7117 DISSERTATION RESEARCH II

    EDLR 7217 Dissertation Research II
    Prerequisite(s): None
    In consultation with the professor of record for the course and dissertation chair, the student will complete the design of chapters II and III of the dissertation and defend chapters I, II, and III in the proposal defense during spring, summer I, summer II, and fall semesters. In addition, the student will rite proposals for presentations at professional conferences and review and correct the case study developed in semester two of the program to prepare for publication.

  • EDLR 7118 DISSERTATION RESEARCH III

    EDLR 7218 Dissertation Research III
    Prerequisite(s): None
    In consultation with the professor of record for the course and dissertation chair, the student will design and conduct research to complete the aims identified in his/her research proposal to write chapter IV and begin the development of chapter V of the dissertation. In addition, the student will review the questions and processes for the written and oral exams, review and correct the case study developed in semester two of the program to prepare for publication, write proposals for presentations at professional conferences, and write manuscripts for publication.

  • EDLR 7119 DISSERTATION RESEARCH IV

    EDLR 7119 Dissertation Research IV
    Prerequisite(s): None
    In consultation with the professor of record for the course and dissertation chair, the student will design and conduct research to complete the aims identified in chapters I-IV to complete chapter V and defend the final dissertation. In addition, the student will review the questions and processes for the written and oral exams; review and correct the case study developed in semester two of the program to prepare for publication; write proposals for presentations at professional conferences; and write manuscripts for publication.

  • EDLR 7120 DISSERTATION RESEARCH V

    EDLR 7120 Dissertation Research V
    Prerequisite(s): None
    The student must remain continuously enrolled in the program unit all courses and the dissertation are completed. In consultation with the professor of record for the course and dissertation chair, the student will design and conduct research to complete the aims identified in chapters I-IV to complete chapter V and defend the final dissertation.

  • EDLR 7216 DISSERTATION RESEARCH I

    EDLR 7216 Dissertation Research I
    Prerequisite(s): None
    In consultation with the mentor and advisory committee, the student will design and conduct research to complete the aims identified in his/her research proposal or as modified subsequently in line with recommendations from the committee.

  • EDLR 7216 DISSERTATION RESEARCH I

    EDLR 7216 Dissertation Research I
    Prerequisite(s): None
    In consultation with the mentor and advisory committee, the student will design and conduct research to complete the aims identified in his/her research proposal or as modified subsequently in line with recommendations from the committee.

  • EDLR 7217 DISSERTATION RESEARCH II

    EDLR 7217 Dissertation Research II
    Prerequisite(s): None
    In consultation with the mentor and advisory committee, the student will design and conduct research to complete the aims identified in his/her research proposal or as modified subsequently in line with recommendations from the committee.

  • EDLR 7217 DISSERTATION RESEARCH II

    EDLR 7217 Dissertation Research II
    Prerequisite(s): None
    In consultation with the mentor and advisory committee, the student will design and conduct research to complete the aims identified in his/her research proposal or as modified subsequently in line with recommendations from the committee.

  • EDLR 7218 DISSERTATION RESEARCH III

    EDLR 7218 Dissertation Research III
    Prerequisite(s): None
    In consultation with the professor of record for the course and dissertation chair, the student will design and conduct research to complete the aims identified in his/her research proposal to write chapter IV and begin the development of chapter V of the dissertation. In addition, the student will review the questions and processes for the written and oral exams, review and correct the case study developed in semester two of the program to prepare for publication, write proposals for presentations at professional conferences, and write manuscripts for publication.

  • EDLR 7310 ACCNTBLTY & MEASUREMENT ED

    EDLR 7310 Accountability and Measurement for Current Issues in Education
    Prerequisite(s): None
    The course is designed for the study of educational problem solving and accountability and their relationship to needs assessment techniques, evaluation methodologies, and decision-making processes.

  • EDLR 7310 ACCNTBLTY & MEASUREMENT ED

    EDLR 7310 Accountability and Measurement for Current Issues in Education
    Prerequisite(s): None
    The course is designed for the study of educational problem solving and accountability and their relationship to needs assessment techniques, evaluation methodologies, and decision-making processes.

  • EDLR 7311 MTHDS QUANTITATIVE ED RESEARCH

    EDLR 7311 Methods of Quantitative Educational Research
    Prerequisite(s): None
    The course is a study of quantitative research with emphasis upon an understanding of statistical concepts and procedures necessary to create and implement effective educational research. The course requires knowledge of the literature and ongoing candidate engagement in research.

  • EDLR 7311 MTHDS QUANTITATIVE ED RESEARCH

    EDLR 7311 Methods of Quantitative Educational Research
    Prerequisite(s): None
    The course is a study of quantitative research with emphasis upon an understanding of statistical concepts and procedures necessary to create and implement effective educational research. The course requires knowledge of the literature and ongoing candidate engagement in research.

  • EDLR 7312 QUALITATIVE RESRCH METHODOLOGY

    EDLR 7312 Qualitative Research Methodology
    Prerequisite(s): None
    The course is designed to teach qualitative research methodology within an educational leadership problems-based contextual framework. The course will emphasize qualitative research techniques through lecture, discussion, readings, and field-based research projects using the methods learned. The course requires knowledge of the literature and ongoing candidate engagement in research.

  • EDLR 7312 QUALITATIVE RESRCH METHODOLOGY

    EDLR 7312 Qualitative Research Methodology
    Prerequisite(s): None
    The course is designed to teach qualitative research methodology within an educational leadership problems-based contextual framework. The course will emphasize qualitative research techniques through lecture, discussion, readings, and field-based research projects using the methods learned. The course requires knowledge of the literature and ongoing candidate engagement in research.

  • EDLR 7313 APPLIED MULTIVARIATE STATISTIC

    EDLR 7313 Applied Multivariate Statistics
    Prerequisite(s): None
    The course examines the assumptions, limitations, and uses of basic techniques such as cluster analysis, principal components analysis, and factor analysis. The concepts will be applied to real data sets using programs such as R, SAS, and SPSS.

  • EDLR 7313 APPLIED MULTIVARIATE STATISTIC

    EDLR 7313 Applied Multivariate Statistics
    Prerequisite(s): None
    The course examines the assumptions, limitations, and uses of basic techniques such as cluster analysis, principal components analysis, and factor analysis. The concepts will be applied to real data sets using programs such as R, SAS, and SPSS.

  • EDLR 7323 APPLIED RESEARCH IN EDUCATION

    EDLR 7323 Applied Research in Education
    Prerequisite(s): None
    Fundamental concepts and tools of research applied to educational problems. Each candidate will prepare a proposal for the dissertation (chapters 1-3). The course requires knowledge of the literature and ongoing candidate engagement in research.

  • EDLR 7323 APPLIED RESEARCH IN EDUCATION

    EDLR 7323 Applied Research in Education
    Prerequisite(s): None
    Fundamental concepts and tools of research applied to educational problems. Each candidate will prepare a proposal for the dissertation (chapters 1-3). The course requires knowledge of the literature and ongoing candidate engagement in research.