Program evaluation is different from research question.
Interviews to make a case
E.g. Do Facebook users feel alienated as oppose to being closer to people?
1.1 billion people - cannot access the population
Problematic - no so...what?
High level intellectual jobs replaced by robots
Journalists, writers, doctors
Personal informations sold to advertisers.
Data is actively collected.
Build their brand by becoming their branding agent.
Social media and impact on popular culture.
The influence of social media on students’ consumption of news.
What is the difference between Quantitative and Qualitative research?
Numbers, statistics, data collection
Superficial, “on the surface”
Closed-ended questions - very efficient
In-depth into one question
Open-ended questions and also closed-ended questions
1. What differentiates a closed-ended question & an open-ended question type?
Closed-ended questions are dichotomous type questions, such as questions which can be answered by “yes” or “no”, “true” or “false”. Open-ended questions are questions which are explanatory in nature, requires unique responses by respondents.
Create an example of a closed-ended questions type.
Have you shared your personal information on any social media platforms?
What kind of information can closed-ended question s types best provide?
Closed-ended questions provides conclusive data which can be easily quantifiable.
Understand what circumstances would you use closed-ended question types?
Closed-ended questions are very efficient in quantitative research when we want to collect numbers for data collection among a large population. It is generally used for surveys to gather a lot of information which emphasizes on the quantity of data.