UT Dallas 2014 Undergraduate Catalog

SOC3381 - Field Research Methods

SOC 3381 Field Research Methods (3 semester credit hours) Research practicum in which students learn how to conduct field research, conduct observations and interviews in the field, write field notes, and use these to analyze data. Readings focus on fieldwork roles and relations, observing and describing, writing field notes, field interviewing, ethical issues, and preliminary data analysis. Fieldwork and extensive field notes required. Instructor consent required. (Same as PA 3381) (3-0) R