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Resources that are available as Open access

These have been chosen to reflect the list of topics identified in our survey of Public Health graduates when we were setting up Peoples-Praxis. This list is designed to grow and we welcome any suggestions for resources or content areas for us to add. Please contact us with your ideas.
  • ◘ Research Methods knowledge base. The Research Methods Knowledge Base is a comprehensive web-based textbook that addresses all of the topics in a typical introductory undergraduate or graduate course in social research methods. It covers the entire research process including: formulating research questions; sampling (probability and nonprobability); measurement (surveys, scaling, qualitative, unobtrusive); research design (experimental and quasi-experimental); data analysis; and, writing the research paper. It also addresses the major theoretical and philosophical underpinnings of research including: the idea of validity in research; reliability of measures; and ethics — https://conjointly.com/kb/
  • ◘ eLearning Courses from the Global Health Training Centre. ‘Our eLearning courses are designed to cover every step, process, and issue that needs to be understood in order to conduct high-quality research. Every course is written to be globally applicable, for all diseases and all regions. Each course is carefully researched to provide high-quality material that is peer reviewed and regularly updated. A certificate is issued once a minimum of 80% is achieved in the course quizzes.’ — https://globalhealthtrainingcentre.tghn.org/elearning/