Aug 03, 2021  
Catalog 2020-2021 
Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HDFS 302 - Research Methods in HDFS

In this course, students explore research methods in human development and family studies in social, cultural, and historical contexts. Topics include research design, measurement, validity, data collection methods, and strategies for and issues in the study of developmental change. Through reading and reviewing scholarly papers, students examine the research process and develop research skills such as instrument design, coding and data entry. (May be offered as face-to-face or hybrid).


[Prereq: (GE  Areas A1 and A2 and A3 and B4 with a C- or better) and (HDFS 301  or HDEV 301) and (HDFS Majors only)]

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring

Units: 3