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5231. Qualitative Research I

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: Open only to Sociology graduate students; others with instructor consent.

Grading Basis: Graded

Introduction to qualitative methods of social research. Topics include contemporary theoretical and epistemological debates; ethical issues; and exploration of the diverse traditions approaches of qualitative research. Discussion of different strategies for conducting fieldwork, interviewing, and textual, virtual, and archival research. Hands on approaches to gathering data and addressing the relationships between theory, methods of analysis, and data collection; and introduction to a variety of perspectives on writing, narrative, and analytic strategies.


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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Enrollment Location Credits Grading Basis Notes
Spring 2022 9251 Storrs In Person Naples, Nancy 001 Reg Mo 12:30pm‑3:30pm
11/12 OAK 268 3.00 Graded