Red Comet, an Accredited, Self-Paced, Online High School Launches a Revised and Restructured Version of a Popular Elective Course Titled ‘Research’. Students can Now Take this Elective Course for High School Credit at the Red Comet Online Program.
Prosser, WA (PRWEB) December 05, 2012
Red Comet’s enhanced and updated online high school course on ‘Research’ helps the student understand the meaning, significance and objectives of research. The different types of research and the qualities of good research are described. The student acquires the knowledge and skills necessary to understand the principles and requirements of scientific method. Relevance and applications of the interpretation and the art of report writing is explored. Student gets a brief introduction to copyright laws, plagiarism and ethical issues in research. This course evaluates the various Research methods available and the various tools used in collection of data and their selection.
The student will explore the research process, meaning, characteristics and testing of hypothesis. The need for good research design and also the importance of sampling is discussed. This course deals with the sampling techniques used and methods used to determine a sample size. The student effectively analyzes the steps involved in processing data and analyzing it. The importance and use of Statistics in Research is described.
Red Comet offers a complete online program that is both rigorous and engaging. Red Comet is approved by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) in Washington State as a “Multi-District Online Course Provider” and as a “Multi-District Online School Program Provider”. Red Comet’s online program excels not only in the breadth of its offering but also has received the best ratings for student satisfaction in Washington State. Red Comet’s online learning is engaging and presents even the most challenging topics in a way that students can understand. Students taking Red Comet’s online high school classes are challenged using a variety of learning techniques which makes learning interesting while keeping them motivated to complete their courses within the allotted schedule.
Students throughout the country use Red Comet’s high school classes that include all core subjects – Language Arts, Science, Mathematics and Social Studies, as well as numerous high school electives. A variety of students use Red Comet’s online learning program – students in need of credit recovery, students attending public high schools who cannot attend all of their high school classes, students attending private schools who are looking for electives or Advanced Placement classes, home school high school students who need help in specific subject areas, athletes, students with part-time jobs etc.