Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: SOC                                     Course Number: 329                                    
Course Title: Evaluation Research
Subject: Sociology
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course is an introduction to evaluation research. Program evaluation uses social science theory and research methods to study, appraise, and help improve programs in non-profit organizations, educational systems, governmental departments, and businesses. In this class, students will become familiar with the various types of program evaluations and will gain practical experience through a series of exercises involving the design of a conceptual framework, development of indicators, and the development of an evaluation plan.

Prerequisite: ENG 201,STA 250, SSC 325
Start Date:    06/30/2014                         End Date: