Course Code: VET503

Course Title: Research Methods, Data Analysis and reporting –

Weekly Teaching Hours: ( 2,0)

Course Description : The objective of this course is to introduce 9th. Semester students to quantitative and qualitative methods for conducting meaningful inquiry and research. They will gain an overview of research intent and design, methodology and technique, data management and analysis by commonly used statistical methods; principles of research report and scientific paper writing and presentation.

Recommended Textbook(s) and Supplementary Books:

  • Research Methods, Design, and Analysis by Christensen, Johnson and Turner 12th. Ed. 2015
  • Statistics for veterinary and Animal Science by Watson 3 rd. Ed. 2013

Course Assessment:

  • Class Participation 10%,

  • Mid-term Examination 30%,

  • Assignments 10%,

  • Final Examination 50%,

  • Attendance 95%compulsory.