Sociological Research Methods
This Playlist brings together multiple courses looking at various sociological research methods. Perfect for those studying AQA Sociology '3.2 Research Methods'.
 
What this playlist includes:
35 lectures across 6 courses.
All resources designed and delivered by university academics and researchers.
Self-marking quizzes for all lectures, as well as an end-of-topic quiz.
Reading lists, essay questions and extension activities.
Courses and Lectures
1. Objectivity in Social Research
Prof. Martyn Hammersley
Open University
2. Positivism and Interpretivism in Social Research
Prof. William Outhwaite
Newcastle University
3. Quantitative Methods in Education Research
Prof. Stephen Gorard
Durham University
4. Feminist Social Research Methods
Prof. Gayle Letherby
Plymouth University
5. Social Research: Issues and Debates
Prof. Tim May
Sheffield University
5.1. Epistemology – 10:56
5.2. Theory and Research – 08:03
5.3. Values – 06:25
5.4. Ethics and Constraints – 08:57
5.5. Presenting Research – 05:18
6. Social Research: Methods
Prof. Tim May
Sheffield University
6.1. Using Official Statistics – 07:37
6.2. Surveys – 07:24
6.3. Interviews – 07:51
6.4. Observation – 07:07
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