Class Description

Spring 2021

INF 397 Research in Information Studies : Qualitative Research with Readers and Designers of Texts

Unique ID: 28559 Clay Spinuzzi
11:00 am - 12:30 pm


Seminar discussing the assumptions, methods, successes, and limitations of various strands of qualitative research, with special emphasis on observational approaches employed in writing studies research. History of qualitative research in writing studies as well as its underlying theory and ethics.


Graduate standing. Additional prerequisites may vary with the topic.


Synchronous class meetings conducted online.


iSchool students prioritized during earlier registration periods. Additional seats may become available for outside students in a later period.