CACS Workshops

Methodology Workshop

2 November 2018

Speaker: Bhaso Ndzendze

This workshop focused on methodology-determination when undertaking scientific research, such that the methods used are in line with the research question and a working rationale. Topics included making use of quantitative and qualitative research, case study methods, primary and secondary data sourcing and management.

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Literature Review Workshop

12 November 2018

Speaker: Charles Matseke

This workshop focused on the aims and scope of a literature review in the social sciences, with reference to niche-identification. Examples, and in-workshop assessments were used to facilitate better use of this important element in social science research.

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Conceptual and Theoretical Frameworks Workshops

16 November 2018

Speaker: Bongane Gasela

This workshop focused on the testing and/or generation of theory as well as the importance of conceptual frameworks in social sciences research.

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