POLS 529 Methods and Scope of Political Analysis Select Term:
This course provides an introduction to philosophy of social sciences, various methodological approaches in political science and research methods and analysis. Components of research design, measurement, validity, data collection strategies and logic of inference are discussed. Various research design examples are provided from the recent political science literature and students are exposed to research process, article evaluation and thesis proposal writing. It also aims to expose students to ethical considerations in research and publishing.
SU Credits : 3
ECTS Credit : 10
Prerequisite : -
Corequisite : POLS 529D