2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

MATH 17622 Introduction to Research Methods for the Social Sciences

The course will focus on an introduction to various research designs including experimental and non-experimental, as well as quantitative and qualitative research methods. In addition, the course will focus on providing a practical understanding of several statistical tools used in research in the social sciences. The emphasis will be on knowing when to use the various tests, what they measure, and how to interpret results. The course will provide a foundation for the completion of a research project. Prerequisites: MATH 17114, MATH 17230, MATH 17610 or MATH 17623 or consent of instructor. (Online/blended)