Introduction to social science research and qualitative methods

A.Y. 2019/2020
Lesson for
3
ECTS
18
Overall hours
Lesson period
February
Language
English
The course has the following objectives:
- stimulate awareness of the methodological problems and obstacles that scientific research in general and social research, in particular, must face in the investigation of phenomena;
- provide a complete overview of the main research methods of social sciences;
- stimulate a multidisciplinary approach to the analysis and prediction of social phenomena;
- provide insight into the main qualitative research methods (ethnography, interview, observation);
- provide insight into some of the methods that best lend themselves to interdisciplinary research (psychological experiments, agent based modeling).
Undefined
Assessment methods
Giudizio di approvazione
Assessment result
superato/non superato
Professor(s)
Reception:
Office hours: Wed. 10 am - 1 pm
Dept. Cesare Beccaria - Philosophy and Sociology of Law
Reception:
For the master course Language & Society: Thursday 10.15-11.00
online, on Microsoft Teams
Reception:
thursday from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. via Skype, Teams or at the professor's office (from 17/09/2020)