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|SOC 1020 - Methods of Social Research|
This course introduces students to the frameworks and methods of conducting sociological research -- from both a qualitative and quantitative perspective. The aim is that students develop the skills to ask and answer interesting and important questions about sociological phenomenon. The focus is on designing and executing research, from identifying an interesting question and reviewing the relevant literature, to collecting and analyzing data, to drawing reliable inferences and presenting meaningful results. There is a heavy focus on reading and discussing academic research and working in research teams. By the end of the semester students will complete their own research projects.
0.000 OR 1.000 Credit hours
0.000 OR 1.000 Lecture hours
Levels: Graduate, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Discussion Section/Conference, Primary Meeting
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