Introduction to Research in Library and Information Science
CLASS SESSION: Thursday, August 21, 2014-Friday, December 05, 2014
Please register for this course no later than Aug. 14, 2014. Office hours will be conducted online via Adobe Connect. Instructor will provide details. High-speed Internet is required for Adobe Connect.
Course Delivery Type: Web: A Web course is taught using one or more web delivery platforms such as Blackboard, Streaming Video, Adobe Connect etc.
Students must have access to a high-speed Internet connection. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.
(100% asynchronous - if course has any online or face-to-face meetings, live attendance will not be required. For any such sessions, there will be alternative ways to view or obtain the material covered).
Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit
Instructor: Paul Solomon
Graduate Bulletin Course Description: The research process, including problem identification, hypothesis testing, data collection, analysis, and interpretation of results. Emphasis on research methods and on critical evaluation of reported research in library and information science.
Prerequisites: Completion of at least 9 hours of SLIS graduate level classes
Information is accurate as of
July 31, 2015, 9:24 am
(Subject to change)
Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate their course section to order online; there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number for this course. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.