Ch 26: Social Science Research & Experimentation

About This Chapter

Brush up on your understanding of how to collect social science data through surveys and experimentation. Get information on how to test an idea by designing and implementing a social science experiment.

Social Science Research & Experimentation - Chapter Summary

In this chapter's lessons, our instructors go over information on social science research methods. You'll find out about methods of collecting data and designing an experiment to test an hypothesis. After watching these lessons, you should have a solid understanding of topics including:

  • Definition of social science research
  • Social science research methodology
  • Using surveys to collect social research data
  • Collecting data via experimentation
  • Designing an experiment to test an hypothesis

Our instructors use humor and plenty of examples to keep these lessons lively and informative. Short quizzes accompany every video or text, making it easy to see where you need extra study. You can use the clickable links in our Timeline to locate a passage in a lesson that you want to review. Our personalized Dashboard feature lets you monitor your study progress, and you can contact the instructors through the ask-an-expert message board.

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