POLS 626. Political Polling and Survey Research. 3 Hours S.

This course focuses on the role of polling in the political process and introduces the theory and methods used in survey research. Topics include the role of polling in campaigns and the policy process, how survey research firms produce polls, analysis of polling for campaigns and public opinion, the psychology of survey response, survey construction, and sampling. Other data collection techniques commonly used in politics and political science such as focus groups and experiments will be covered. Students will conduct original surveys. Prerequisite: Junior level or consent of instructor. LEC.

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in Political Science

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Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in American Studies

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Minor in Human Sexuality

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