Social Research Methods SOC 340 Overview of the scientific method, the philosophy of science, and the goals of science. Detailed study of qualitative and quantitative methodologies. Cross-listed with COMM. Class offering(s) related to this course: No class offerings at the moment. Please contact the NDSU DCE office for information about this course offerings at: 701-231-7015 or toll-free: 1-800-726-1724.