GES-413. Advanced Research Methods. 3 Hours.

This course develops concepts and skills for those preparing for graduate research (thesis or research paper) in the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies. Research design, data-gathering techniques, data analysis, research planning, quantitative, qualitative, and mixed method approaches and research designs will be covered. Students will interpret published research and produce a research proposal by the end of the semester.
Prerequisite: GES-411 minimum grade of C.