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SOCI 3010 - Social Research Advanced: Real World Practice

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 6
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Discovery Experience Working: Yes
Pre-Requisite: At least 6 units of Level II undergraduate study
Assumed Knowledge: Broad understanding of Social Research Methods
Incompatible: GWSI 3017, GSSA 3017, GSSA 3018
Assessment: Oral presentation 10%, Literature review (1,500 words) 25%, Ethics application (750 words) 20%, Final research paper (3,500 words) 45%
Syllabus:

The aim of Social Research Advanced level is to apply students' knowledge and understanding of research - how and why it is done and to expose students to different theoretical perspectives and methodologies employed by researchers in conducting social research. Students will undertake an independent research project from design (formulate a research question, the methods used to obtain data, fieldwork, the interpretation of data collected and the writing up of research findings). Students will also be taught about ethical considerations in social research and how the research findings inform social change.

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Tuition Fees
Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
6 0.25 Band 1 $1,641 Band 1 $1,641 select program select program


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 12/08/2019 Sat 31/08/2019 Fri 20/09/2019 Fri 01/11/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
23666 LE01 45 5 29 Jul - 16 Sep Monday 4pm - 5pm Engineering Sth, S112, Teaching Room
30 Jul - 17 Sep Tuesday 4pm - 5pm Engineering Sth, S112, Teaching Room
31 Jul - 18 Sep Wednesday 4pm - 5pm Engineering Sth, S112, Teaching Room
7 Oct - 4 Nov Monday 4pm - 5pm Engineering Sth, S112, Teaching Room
8 Oct - 5 Nov Tuesday 4pm - 5pm Engineering Sth, S112, Teaching Room
9 Oct - 6 Nov Wednesday 4pm - 5pm Engineering Sth, S112, Teaching Room