Introduction to Descriptive and Inferential Statistics

Readings: Module 3Chapter 7 Research Questions and Hypotheses – Research Design book (Creswell).Chapter 6 Approaches to and Design of Research in Health and Social Care and Chapter 7 Research Problems, Aims, Questions and Hypotheses & Chapter 8 Sampling – Making Sense of Research book (Moule)• My Research topic: How useful is inflatable sleeping surfaces in offsetting the incidences of bedsores among senior citizens in skilled nursing facilities?ASSIGNMENT: DISCUSSION: Which type of statistics (descriptive or inferential) seem more relevant to your chosen research topic? How might you use both in your research project?