Senior Capstone Part 2

Senior Capstone Part 2
This is the second semester of a two-semester capstone with advanced substantive material and the integration and application of concepts and skills from earlier courses to produce a professional research paper.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesSOC 455R
 NoteFulfills GE Advanced Writing and Oral Communication credit if both Soc 455R and Soc 456R are completed.
 ProgramsContaining SOC 456R
Course Outcomes

Original Research: Capstone Experience

Based on the model developed in Soc 455R, students wil be able to:

  • Download data and recode variables for regression analysis
  • Use statistical techniques to test hypotheses and analyze the model they derived from the literature
  • Construct tables presenting research findings
  • Present findings in manuscript form, as well as in an oral poster presentation