MIXED METHODS DESIGNS
Mixed methods designs capitalize on the strengths of qualitative and quantitative designs. For this discussion, briefly describe how the research problem that is the focus of your pre-proposal assignment could be addressed using a mixed methods design. Discuss the limitations of qualitative and quantitative designs that would be avoided with a mixed method design. Cite and reference Counseling Research: Quantitative, Qualitative, and Mixed Methods to demonstrate that you are incorporating material from an authoritative source on research methods.
The suggested length for this discussion is 350–450 words.