IS 204 Research Design for Information Sciences

This course provides an introduction to different approaches to research in the information sciences, including social science methods, data and text mining, digital humanities, historical approaches, and others. Topics include methods for evaluating research, developing research questions, selecting research methods, conducting research ethically, and communicating findings clearly and effectively through words, graphics, and other visualizations.

Scheduled Offerings

  • Summer 2020

    • IS204AO
      Mon/Tue/Wed, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
      In addition to the on-campus meetings, class will meet asynchronously online for an additional 3 hours per week.
      Lori Kendall
      4 weeks
      Credit hours
      3 - 4

Textbooks and Course Materials

Available from the Illinois Union Bookstore (IUB).