CIRS® Sample Exam

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​​The exam is conducted under strict anti-plagiarism provisions that are implemented throughout the examination session. 

The exam consists of four parts. Each part will have a traditional multiple choices, true/false and multiple answer examination. The multiple choice exam consists of questions randomly pulled from a master list of questions. The certification candidate has 1.5 hours to complete the exam. The exam is available through online access 24x7 anywhere in the world.

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The CIRS® Examination Modules

Networks and Internet Technology

Module 1
Networks and Internet Technology

The online researcher will gain knowledge and understanding of how the Internets connect and work. They will learn the fundamentals of electronic information transfers and communications. An online researcher uses web browsers as a basic tool with complex functions; it is important that they know its basic working and how it gets the final product from information resource....

Research Methods and Online Research

Module 2
Research Methods and Online Research

The Research Methods includes fundamentals of conventional research. The approach explained in this section covers the industry’s research standards, conventions and methods practiced today by research practitioners. This is an area where the research specialists learn different approaches towards research – They are advised on how to handle research projects...

Business of Research

Module 3
Business of Research

The Business of Research is an important module for those researchers that are interested in setting up their professional practice as Independent Research Specialists. The main objective of this module is to provide a general understanding of setting up a research business and performing its operational management. The module explains steps to take from the time project is accepted and up until its final delivery...

Internet Law and Ethics

Module 4
Internet Law and Ethics

Internet Law also referred as "Cyber Law" encompasses all transactions and activities on the internet. The collaborative nature of the internet and its vast expansion has led to numerous legal challenges making "Internet Law" a critical perspective concerning Internet. The objective of this module is to introduce research specialists to the domain of legalities in Internet and teach them how to minimize their liabilities and mitigate legal risks...

CIRS® Examination Guide

CIRS® Exam Guide

The exam consists of four parts. Each part will have a traditional multiple choices, true/false and multiple answer examination. The multiple choice exam consists of questions randomly pulled from a master list of questions. The certification candidate has 2 hours to complete the exam. The exam is available through online access 24x7 anywhere in the world.

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