Reliability Validity and Integrity in Action
Describe reliability and validity in quantitative research studies Describe measures to ensure integrity within qualitative research studies Discussion Overview In this discussion forum, you will describe reliability and validity in quantitative research studies and measures to ensure integrity within qualitative research studies. Deliverables Your participation in the discussion forum, including the following: A response to the initial questions below Responses to at least two other students’ posts Step 1 Reflect on your research. Reflect on your proposed research question or problem of interest. Step 2 Post a response to the discussion board. Address the following questions in your response: How would you describe the concepts of reliability and validity as they pertain to quantitative research studies? What are measures the researcher can take to ensure integrity in qualitative research studies? Describe how you could maintain reliability and validity in your study. Describe what measures you could take to ensure integrity in your study.