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INDS550: Digital Research Methods in the Social Sciences

Course at a glance

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Registration Deadline

July 1, 2018

Next Start Date

January 7, 2019

Subject Level


Course Description

Equips students with the tools to study social interaction, which increasingly involves the use of digital and online communication technologies. Teaches students how to use digital technologies to collect and analyze social data. Topics include ethics of digital research, social media network analysis, digital analysis of large online texts, online data collection and social media elicitation, digital surveys, video and image collection, digital research sharing and open access, and non-traditional methods of research dissemination. *pending approval

Course Credits

  • 3.00

General Studies Offerings

General studies courses may be eligible for internal transfer credit into their related programs.

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
January 7, 2019 March 17, 2019 TBD Online