Crafting Research Questions and Qualitative Methodology, Fall 2005

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Subject:
Social Sciences
Provider:
M.I.T.
Collection:
MIT OpenCourseWare
Level:
Post-secondary
Abstract:

Seminar provides an overview of quantitative and qualitative research methods in the social sciences. Topics covered include: hypothesis formulation and theory construction; data collection techniques (experimental, survey, and observational); ethical issues in research; and how to prepare a research proposal. Goal is to provide students with the methodological skills to evaluate existing studies and to select appropriate methods for use in their own research.

Language:
English
Material Type:
Full Course, Homework and Assignments, Syllabi
Media Format:
Downloadable docs, Text/HTML

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