JS 114

Research Methods in Justice Studies

Introduction to quantitative research methods used in Justice Studies. Includes relationship of theory to empirical evidence; logic underlying methods of inquiry; ethics in conducting empirical research; and methodological design, operationalization, and data analysis. Prerequisite: JS 10, JS 12, JS 25, or FS 11 with a grade of "C"or better; JS 15 or Stat 95 or equivalent with a grade of "C" or better; JS 100W with a grade of "C"or better; Justice Studies Minors: Any 100W; Upper Division Standing; Restricted to JS majors and minors. Note: Must achieve a grade of "C" or better to fulfill Justice Studies major requirements.

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