Sep 30, 2020  
2017-2018 Shepherd University Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Shepherd University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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SOCI 420 - Senior Thesis

(3cr) Students will design and conduct original research, which entails forming a focused research question, engaging in a literature review, identifying an appropriate source of data and accompanying methodology, compiling results and analyses, and organizing each component into a formal research paper. Proper sampling techniques, ethical practices, and social scientific technical writing skills will be vigorously applied. A complete report of the research will be submitted and findings will be presented in a public forum. SOCI 420 is the writing-intensive course in the Department of Sociology and Geography. Prerequisites: SOCI 322 , SOCI 323 , AND either SOCI 324  or PSYC 250 .

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