The course comprises a one-hour lecture and a two-hour workshop each week. The workshops take the form of practical, skills-development sessions, involving demonstrations, discussions and research exercises, related to the methods discussed in the lectures.
Readings for each week will be made available through e-reserve. However students might consider purchasing Bryman, A. Social Research Methods Oxford University Press: Oxford. (Fourth of Fifth Edition are appropriate)
Additionally a workbook covering the exercises for each week's workshop will be made available on the SOC224 iLearn page.