SOC 456R

Senior Capstone Part 2

Sociology College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Course Description

This is the second semester of a two-semester capstone with advanced substantive material and the integration and application of concepts and skills from earlier courses to produce a professional research paper.

When Taught

Winter

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Note

\tFulfills GE Advanced Writing and Oral Communication credit if both Soc 455R and Soc 456R are completed.

Title

Original Research: Capstone Experience

Learning Outcome

Based on the model developed in Soc 455R, students wil be able to: Download data and recode variables for regression analysis Use statistical techniques to test hypotheses and analyze the model they derived from the literature Construct tables presenting research findings Present findings in manuscript form, as well as in an oral poster presentation