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Research Methods for the Social Sciences

This course is intended to provide students with an introduction to quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods of research in the Social Sciences. Students will explore the types of information provided by several methodological approaches and criterion that may be used to assess which method might be used to secure the information required to answer Social Science questions.

SOC PSY 2K03

Research Methods for the Social Sciences

Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): II Term(s): Winter Offered?: Yes

This course is intended to provide students with an introduction to quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods of research in the Social Sciences. Students will explore the types of information provided by several methodological approaches and criterion that may be used to assess which method might be used to secure the information required to answer Social Science questions.


Prerequisite(s): Registration in Level II or above of a program in Social Psychology or Social Work. Antirequisite(s): CMST 2A03, GEOG 2MA3, HLTHAGE 2A03, SOCIOL 2Z03, SOC SCI 2K03