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Last approved: Thu, 17 Aug 2017 08:03:03 GMT

Last edit: Thu, 29 Jun 2017 15:42:31 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Sociology (SOC)
SOC
2111
Field Research
Field Research
Fall 2017
3
Course Type
Field Work (Internship)
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

No
No
SOC 1001 or SOC 1002
Corequisites

15
Weitzer
Frequency of Offering

Term(s) Offered

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No
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Examination of the logic of qualitative inquiry and techniques of qualitative data collection and analysis. Various research methods are covered, with an emphasis on intensive interviewing, participant observation in field settings, and focus groups.
Students will learn the logic and benefits of qualitative research in and outside of field settings. They will learn to recognize and handle ethical issues in research (including rules for protection of human subjects). Research exercises and projects will be required. Students will be able to conduct independent research using qualitative methods after the course is finished.
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Course Attribute
CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral
ESIA-Research Methods
SEAS - Soc. Science Electives

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