POLS 3014W Research Strategies in Public Policy
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as POL 14W.
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3 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory; 4 credits
Introduces basic concepts and principles of research methodology connected to specific public policies. Research strategies will vary from term to term, including both qualitative and quantitative methods. Weekly laboratory practice on specific research methods. Writing intensive.
Prerequisite: Political Science 1001 or 1002 or 1003 or 1004 or 1005 or 1006 or Core Curriculum 1230 or Core Studies 3.