Social Science Courses at NCSU

NB: Special topics courses can qualify in each of these categories as well.

Critical Methods

  • COM/ENG 561 Rhetorical Criticism/Theory and Practice
  • ENG 532 Narrative Analysis

Mixed Methods

  • ENG  508 Usability Studies for Technical Communication
  • ENG  513 Empirical Research in Composition 
  • ENG  527 Discourse Analysis

Qualitative Methods

  • COM 542 Qualitative Methods in Applied Communication
  • SOC 715 Qualitative Sociological Methods and Analysis 

Quantitative Methods

  • ​COM 541 Quantitative Methods in Applied Communication     
  • PSY   762 Quasi-Experimental Evaluation Design
  • PSY   720 Psychological Survey Operations
  • PSY   807 Advanced Seminar in Research Design
  • SOC  711 Research Methods in Sociology I
  • SOC  712 Advanced Survey Research Methods
  • ST     507 Statistics for Behavioral Sciences I
  • ST     508 Statistics for Behavioral Sciences II
  • ST     514 Statistics for Management and Social Sciences II
  • ST     552 Linear Models and Variance Components
  • ST     711 Design of Experiments
  • ST     715 Theory of Sampling Applied to Survey Design
  • ST     722 Decision Analytic Modeling
  • ST     731 Applied Multivariate Statistical Analysis
  • ST     732 Applied Longitudinal Data Analysis
  • ST     750 Introduction to Econometric Methods