This module will introduce students to demographic and statistical language and terms and encourage critical thinking and extrapolation skills.
- Introduce students to demographic and statistical language and terms.
- Provide "comfort level" for students to undertake module development.
- Encourage critical thinking and extrapolation skills.
- Promote the importance and marketability of higher level Sociology courses.
Context for Use
This activity is used in a Sociology class for undergraduate students. This activity helps students learn about research/data manipulation vocabulary and teaches students about research fundamentals.
Description and Teaching Materials
Teaching Notes and Tips
This activity includes a glossary of terms, but there is no answer key. The best time to use this activity is before students begin research methods, or near the beginning of the course.
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