NYU Steinhardt

Interview and Observation

  • Course Number: RESCH-GE 2142
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: A practicum in semi-structured interviewing & participant observation -- primary modes of qualitative data generation in the social sciences. Students learn these techniques by using them to gather novel empirical data. The course provides instruction on note-taking, data organization, preliminary analysis, & the ethics & politics of research with human subjects.
  • Old Course Number: E10.2142