Spring 2023 - CMNS 201W D100
Empirical Communication Research Methods (4)
Class Number: 1198
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10041, Burnaby
Exam Times + Location:
Apr 18, 2023
8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
WMC 3520, Burnaby
Prerequisites:Nine CMNS units with a minimum grade of C-.
An introduction to empirical research methods in diverse traditions of communication enquiry. Some methods recognize communication as everyday interactions; others analyze communication as a process; still others blend traditional scientific empiricism with analytical and critical methods derived from the arts and humanities. Topics include: ethics, paradigms, conceptualizing and operationalizing research, sampling, interviews, surveys, unobtrusive observation, content analysis, and the role of statistics in communication research. Students with credit for CMNS 201 or CMNS 260 may not take this course for further credit. Writing/Quantitative.
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