ASC250 - Social Research: An Introduction
|Year||2015 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
|Unit chair:||A Singleton|
ASC161, ASC350, ASC450, ASC461
Campus: 1 x 1 hour Class per week, 1 x 1 hour Seminar per week.
Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.
The basic aim of this unit is to enable students to become familiar with different modes of social science research and analysis. It comprises:
(i) some basic concepts in social research, including research design, measurement and sampling;
(ii) Qualitative approaches, including in-depth interviews, content analysis, coding and analysis;
(iii) Quantitative approaches, including survey design, sampling and computer-assisted data analysis.
Qualitative research report, 2000 words (50%)
Quantitative data report, 2000 words (50%)
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.