This capstone experience will introduce students to the process of conducting original sociological research. Students will collect, analyze, and write-up research data to answer both qualitative and quantitative questions about the social world. This class will emphasize a learning-by-doing approach to best prepare students to conduct independent research. This course is a Research Synthesis Course and fulfills the Mason Core Requirement for Capstone.
SOCI 485 DL1 is a distance education section.
Course Information from the University Catalog
Provides an in-depth examination of historical and contemporary issues facing sociological scholars. Focuses on the philosophies, practices, and procedures used by individuals and organizations to answer sociological questions. Engages a variety of materials, experiences and resources to answer a specific research question. Limited to three attempts.
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