Social Science Research (2018)

The papers listed under this heading consider the principles of effective design of social science research projects with both quantitative and qualitative approaches. They contribute to a number of specialist subject areas within the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, and are also listed under those subject entries in the Calendar. Social Science Research is not offered as a discrete undergraduate major or supporting subject. Note: students who commenced a Social Science Research programme in 2011 or prior should contact the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences for advice.

Note: Candidates must gain at least 60 points at 100 level in any subject(s) before enrolling in Social Science Research papers at 200 level.


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  • 200 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    FASS296Work PlacementThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    SOCY204History of Sociological ThoughtThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    SSRES200Social Science Research Methods18A (Hamilton) & 18B (Online)
    This paper introduces the core research methods used in the social sciences. Both qualitative and quantitative approaches are introduced, along with consideration of aspects such as ethics and the Treaty of Waitangi.
    SSRP202The Practice of Social Science ResearchThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
  • 300 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    FASS396Work Placement18D (Block)
    This paper enables students to undertake work placement in an area related to their major as part of their degree. Students work in a chosen field for a period of time in order to gain valuable work experience and learn from experts in their chosen field.
  • 500 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    SSRP503The Conduct of Social Science Research: Qualitative ResearchThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    SSRP504The Conduct of Social Science Research: Survey ResearchThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018

2018 Catalogue of Papers information current as of : 19 July 2018 11:44am

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