Research and Social Sciences... The Course!
Course on research methods in Social Sciences; self-supporting, multimedia and interactive
Research and Social Sciences… The Course! contains all of the pedagogical materials necessary to complete the course Practical Initiation to Methodology in the Social Sciences. This courseware can be used independently, as part of a distance education program or in a traditional classroom setting. It includes a schedule indicating the proportion of time required for each section, material on various research methods and data collection techniques, a breakdown of the stages involved in conducting an empirical study, information on how to draft a scientific report, a bank of research examples from various disciplines in the Social Sciences, dynamic exercises, a comprehensive self-evaluation, assignments and an intelligent pedagogical help function for use during exercises or research studies. Other features include numerous visual and sound sequences: a teacher motivating students, providing guidance or asking questions, an expert offering advice, animated diagrams, audiovisual examples, and so on.
French version also available: La recherche en sciences humaines...Le cours !
Award – Prix du Ministre (1999)
FeaturesDiscipline(s) : Psychology 350, Sociology 387
Platform(s) : MacOS, Windows
Publication : 2007
Please note that the current version of this software does not work with Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) or later.
Please note that the current version of this software may not work with Windows 8 or later.
Furthermore, QuickTime Player installation is mandatory for this software to work. However, in 2016, a computer flaw was apparently discovered in the QuickTime Player version for Windows. For more information: