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Module 8 unesco international institute for educational planning maria teresa siniscalco and nadia auriat questionnaire design quantitative research methods. This lesson explores the ways a researcher may employ the types of surveys used in research we will also go over the strengths and weaknesses of. Surveys can be divided into two broad categories: the questionnaire and the interview questionnaires are usually paper-and-pencil instruments that the respondent.
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