COMM 390 (35025)

COMM 390

*Add/Drop Period is July 8 – July 10, 2013.
To register for this class, you MUST receive a permission number from the instructor.
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Research Methods and Design 

Introduction to qualitative research methods. Students will learn procedures for conducting various kinds of research (i.e., participant observation, interviewing, focus groups, ethnog­ raphy, textual analysis, etc.) useful for understanding human problems and media texts and processes. Emphasis is on the implementation of a research project which encourages students to consider the usefulness of various ways of knowing and to apply the selected method(s) in a systematic way. Also considers the theoretical, practical, and ethical issues that arise in conducting research.

Enrollment Requirement: COMM 100 and 200. (CTM)

Note: Matriculated students MUST register using their MyCsusm portal. 

Non-matriculated students: This class has 1 or more pre requisites. In order to add this class you will need to bring documentation ( ex: unofficial/official transcript) showing you have completed the course pre-requisites or the equivalent to Extended Learning for review. If it is determined you meet the requirements to enroll in this class you will be given a pre-requisite waiver form and permission number. 

For detailed information about student fees, adding or dropping a course and refund information please visit: http://www.csusm.edu/el/creditcourses/summer/refunds.html 

 

 

Course No: 35025
Units: 3.0
Begin Date: July 8, 2013
End Date: August 10, 2013
Begin Time: Online
End Time: Online
Meeting Days: Online
Location: Online
Instructor: Michael Huspek
**Please see course description above for how to register and pay for this course.