Module: knowing the social world
One essay on differing approaches to social science research on the below question.
“Compare and contrast the methodological and theoretical approaches of two different pieces of social science research exploring the same topic/issue (The two pieces of research to be used have been provided.)
This piece of work is designed to demonstrate the following learning outcomes:
• Knowledge of the strengths and limitations of different methodological approaches.
• The ability to identify and evaluate different research techniques.
• The ability to discuss and evaluate research findings.
• The ability to present theoretically informed discussions.