PY-320 : Qualitative Research Methods

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Psychology
Subject:
Psychology
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
An introduction to the application of qualitative research methods commonly used in psychology and related fields. Students will explore the nature of qualitative research, qualitative research designs, methods for collecting qualitative data, analysis of qualitative results, and the presentation of those findings. Students are expected to apply these skills in class as they conduct studies that illustrate qualitative research methods. A primary focus of the course is that students plan and complete research projects using a qualitative methodology appropriate to address a selected research question. 3 credits FULFILLS SKILLS INTEGRATION REQUIREMENT.