DSOC 6150

DSOC 6150

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2015-2016.

This seminar introduces students to a number of qualitative research methods in the social sciences. Discusses field observation, archival research, in-depth individual interviews, and focus group interviews. Assesses the strengths and weaknesses of various strategies of field research and consider a range of practical matters such as choice of research site (and sample where appropriate). Considers choice of research questions and issues of feasibility in research plans. Ethical considerations are highlighted. Students produce a full-length research proposal of their own by the course's end.

When Offered Spring.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  4134 DSOC 6150   LEC 001

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.