NS3014 Research and Writing for Homeland Security

Offered through the Center for Homeland Defense and Security. The purpose of the research sequence (NS3014 and NS4081) is to advance critical thinking, research and inquiry skills; students will use these skills to produce a strong thesis proposal (in this course sequence), and then later for the final thesis. This course sequence identifies and practices the main steps and modalities of good research: the construction of research questions; literature review; hypothesis testing; proper handling of arguments, claims, and evidence; problem statements; research design and planning; research methods. Prerequisites: None.

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  • As Required