Course Code: 12941
School-based Quantitative Research: Literature Review (CL)
by Dr Lin Jinzhan
Sub-CategorySchool-based Research
Duration (Hrs)7 hours
09/11/2020 & 11/11/2020
VenueSCCL ( Location Map)

Course Objective

Course supported by CPDD.

The Certificate/Diploma in Quantitative Language Research Programme aims to equip Chinese Language teachers with the necessary understanding and skills so as to enable them to conduct quantitative studies with the ultimate goal of enhancing their students’ learning of Chinese Language.

As part of the programme, the present module introduces the participants to:
1.Attain related resources and methods of literature retrieval for school-based quantitative research.
2.Know how to utilize the tools and skills on literature review for school-based quantitative research.
3.Use proper citation style.

Course Outline

The course includes the following:
1.Functions of Literature Review in School-based Quantitative Research
2.Literature Search and Selection
2.1.How to Search and Get Related Literature
2.2.How to Select Related Literature on School-based Quantitative Research
3.Literature Excerpt and Arrangement
3.1.How to Read and Excerpt Literature
3.2.Tools for Literature Arrangement
4.Literature Criticism and Synthesis
4.1.Interpretation and Criticism of Literature and Quantitative Data
4.2.Synthesis of Literature
5.Format of Citation and Reference
5.1.In-text Citation and Reference
5.2.Conventional Format of Citation and Reference
5.3.Practice of Citation and Reference

Course Prerequisite