SOC 0401 - Social Science Research Methods

Description
An introduction and exploration into the ways in which social scientists conduct research including various designs, including interviewing, observation, survey design, and content analysis. Emphasis will be placed on quantitative analysis and the decisions faced by social scientists when designing and applying social research. The course will cover methods of problem and hypothesis formulation, data collection and instrumentation. There will also be an emphasis placed on ethical issues in research. Prerequisite: 9 Hours of Sociology.
Credits
3
Attributes
Upper Division Hours
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2018, Fall 2017, Fall 2016
Offered
TuTh
Avg. Class Size
10
Avg. Sections
1