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SOC 445 - Social Research Methods

Visual literacy

In some of your projects, you may use images that you interpret as part of your research. Understanding how to interpret these images and developing visual literacy is vitally important if you wish to use these sources in your work. The following videos help explain visual literacy and why it matters.


Quantitative literacy

In your research project, you will probably run into quantitative data or develop some yourself as you design your study and methodology. Again, much like visual literacy, you need to ensure you are interpreting this data correctly and presenting it properly. The videos below help you understand how to use and evaluate quantitative data and statistics.