2015-2016 Undergraduate Bulletin

SOC 329 Evaluation Research

3 hours 

This course is an introduction to evaluation research. Program evaluation uses social science theory and research methods to study, appraise, and help improve programs in nonprofit organizations, educational systems, governmental departments, and businesses. In this class, students will become familiar with the various types of program evaluations and will gain practical experience through a series of exercises involving the design of a conceptual framework, development of indicators, and the development of an evaluation plan.




ENG 201, STA 250 and SSC 325