Intro to Mass Media Research
This course provides students with an introduction to the basic research issues and processes needed to utilitize both quantitative and qualitative methodologies appropriate for mass communications students who are taking their first research course in research methods.
This course will engage students students in the academic achievement componets of the LEAP Experience.
The learning outcomes for this course are informed by best practices developed through the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass communication and other major organizations.
Students will be required to submit discussion post
Students will be required to take a mid-term assessment
Students will be required to complete 3 research related essays.
Open Educational Resources (OER) Degrees: Lumen Learning (Reference Material)
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Handbook of Independent Journalism (Open (Access) Textbook)