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LAS 322P LASĀ 322P. Qualitative Methods for Social Research. 3 Hours.

Same as Geography 329K and Sociology 320T. Explore hands-on training in qualitative methods used in mixed methods research in contemporary social science. Examine the application and use of case studies; archival analysis; content analysis; participant observation and ethnography; key informant ("elite") interviewing; focus groups; social psychological testing; and how to design and run surveys. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Geography 329K, Latin American Studies 322P, Sociology 320T, 321K (Topic: Qualtv Mthds in Socl Rsrch). Prerequisite: Upper-division standing.