AMCULT 306 - Community Research
Section: 001
Term: FA 2010
Subject: American Culture (AMCULT)
Department: LSA American Culture
Credits:
4
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Lab Fee:
60.00
Advisory Prerequisites:
One of the following: PSYCH 111, 112, 114, or 115.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course will cover research methodologies useful in understanding communities. These include community needs and asset assessment, analysis of census and other statistical information on communities, evaluation of programs offered by community organizations, and surveys of community residents. Through readings, lectures, and discussion, the class will consider what is involved in each of these methods and when each is appropriate. Students will use one of these methodologies to carry out a research project in collaboration with a community organization in Detroit. Results from this project will be communicated through a paper and poster session. Requirements include readings, lectures, a community profile, and a write-up of the research project.

AMCULT 306 - Community Research
Schedule Listing
001 (LAB)
P
35211
Open
1
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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