Reviewing Research Methodology in Social Sciences
Graduate School of Yogyakarta State University initiated discussion on research methodology in the field of social studies by inviting Dr. Clare McManus from the University of Glasgow United Kingdom on Wednesday (21/03/2018) with the theme “Research methods in Social Sciences”. This general lecture was attended by more than 40 students and was moderated by Head of Social Sciences Education Study Program, Amika Wardana, Ph.D.
Dr. Clare explained how to start a social research by creating questions and looking for social problems around us. The search can be found very easily ranging from newspaper media, television, and online media. The point emphasized is to find questions in the form of problems that can be solved through research. Students were enthusiastic about attending lectures and discussing related to thesis research they are dealing with.