SOC 655. Qualitative Research for the Social Sciences.
(3-0-3); on demand.
Prerequisite: SOC 450. This course is designed to introduce students to the methods and issues of qualitative social science research. Topics to be covered will include the theory-method link, qualitative research design, qualitative techniques of field research (observation, in-depth interviewing, and document study), case studies and content analysis, and ethical issues.