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SOC 281  Methods of Social Research I

Fall of every year
Total Credits: 4   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3   Lab Hours: 2
Survey Methods. Design and execution of research on social behavior and institutions. Data collection, structure, and quality. Descriptive analysis. Presentation of conclusions.
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2014 - SPRING 2017