Undergraduate Catalog 2023-2024

SOC 361 Methods of Sociological Research I

Introduces the fundamental logic and methods of social research. Topics may include hypothesis formulation and testing, designing a research project, sampling, methods of data collection including surveys and field observation, analysis of data utilizing statistical procedures, introduction to a statistical computer package, data presentation, report writing, ethical issues. This is the first of a two course sequence.




(SOC 100 and Concurrent Prerequisite SOC 231 with a minimum grade of D-)