The ACA Syllabus Clearinghouse is a joint project of ACA and The Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES). We will maintain syllabi on many topics from may different learning institutions. Our database will be updated continually with new and exciting courses and will provide a valuable resource to all counselors. If you have questions or need assistance please contact the ACA librarian at 800-347-6647 ext. 281 or ACAlibrary@counseling.org
The purpose of this course is to assist students in understanding the language, principles, reasoning, and methodologies of research and to help them critically evaluate research literature. Students will recognize ethical issues relevant to conducting research, and how research can improve counseling effectiveness. Students should complete the statistics prerequisite before enrolling in this course.