Community Analysis: Introduction to Methods
||Kansas State University
||3 credit hours - $590 per credit
||January 18, 2022 - May 13, 2022
This course introduces research methods relevant to community development and gives attention to research ethics and inclusiveness. Course topics include how to formulate and begin research, how to collect data, and how conceptual frameworks are used to develop research questions and analyze data. The course emphasis is on strategies for reporting findings, applying findings in community action, and methods of evaluating the entire research process.
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Disability Support Services
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Research Methods in the Social Sciences
Frankfort-Nachmias and Nachmias
Edition: 8th Edition, 2015
Publisher: Worth Publishers: New York, NY
Case Study Research
Edition: 5th Edition, 2013
Publisher: Sage Publications: Thousand Islands
Approximately 2-3 weeks before the first day of class at K-State, the K-State campus coordinator, Ashley Schultz
, will email an instructional course access packet to students for courses taught by K-State. These instructions are also available on the Visiting Students
webpage at K-State. By following the course access instructions, students create their K-State eID and complete the K-State Course Access Form. Students meeting all deadlines for eID creation and submission will have access to Canvas by the first day of class.
This course does not require an exam proctor.
This course does not include synchronous components.