CMNS 262: Research Methods in Communication Studies

Research Methods in Communication Studies

CMNS 262: Research Methods in Communication Studies
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Communications 110 or 130 and 12 credits
English 100

This course provides a critical introduction to the principal research methods in communication and media studies. Students will study the purpose and theories behind various research techniques, along with their strengths and weaknesses, and learn what to consider when choosing among different research strategies. Students will also learn to critique research findings, including their ethical dimensions.