Archive for April, 2016

For Friday, 5/6 (Week 15)

April 16, 2016

Before

  • HW due: Research Proposal (Rough Draft). Here’s a link to the Request for Proposals, and here’s one to the outline you are to use in writing up your proposal—follow it religiously! (But remember to make your own copy of the outline; don’t alter the original.) Important: In order for you to receive credit for the rough draft, you must first check for plagiarism by submitting to Proposal Draft SafeAssign.
  • Schutt, Chapter 6
 (‘Research Design and Causation’)
  • Patten (2014), Topics 45-49

During

  • Review: Units of Analysis
  • Review: Independent and Dependent Variables
  • Review: Theoretical Populations of Interest vs. Study Populations
  • BREAK
  • Lab: TBA

After

  • HW: Incorporating Literature (here are some further links and leads on the topic)

For Friday, 4/15 (Week 12)

April 9, 2016

Before

  • HW due: Choosing a Data Collection Method
  • Review Schutt, Chapter 11 (‘Qualitative Data Analysis’)

During

  • Review of HW
  • Lab: Up Movies, cont’d
  • BREAK
  • Lab: Qualitative Interview

After

  • HW: Research Proposal (Rough Draft)

For April 8 (Week 11)

April 2, 2016

Before

  • HW due: Design Your Sampling Strategy
  • Review Schutt, Chapter 10 (‘Qualitative Methods’)

During

  • Review of HW
  • Lab: Up Movies (7 Up)
  • BREAK
  • Lab: Up Movies, cont’d (56 Up)
  • Analysing Qualitative Data

After

  • HW: Choosing a Data Collection Method