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Advanced Research Methods (DLMARM)

Module Title: Advanced Research Methods

Module No.:

DLMARM

Semester / Term:

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Duration:

Minimum 1 Semester

Module Type(s):

Pflicht

Regularly offered in:

WS, SS

Workload: 150 h

Credit Points: 5

Admission Requirements:

None

Language of Instruction:

Englisch

Contributing Courses to Module:

Workload:

Self-study: 110 h
Self-examination: 20 h
Tutorials: 20 h

Course Coordinator(s) / Tutor(s):

Please see the current list of tutors on the Learning Management System.

Module Director:

Dr. habil. Jessica Hastenteufel

References to Other Programs:

References to Other Modules in the Program:

Qualification and Educational Objectives of the Module:

On successful completion of this module, students will be able to:

  • understand and apply scientific methodologies in conducting empirical research
  • plan, design, and prepare research proposals
  • differentiate between different types of case studies, select and apply different data collection strategies
  • plan, conduct, and analyze case studies and surveys
  • scientifically analyze quantitative and qualitative data
  • conduct evaluation research to determine quality of research

Course Content of the Module:

  • Social science and research paradigms
  • Case study research
  • Specific topics of qualitative research
  • Advanced issues of qualitative research conceptualization and data analysis
  • Underlying assumptions of quantitative research: concepts and consequences
  • Evaluation research

Teaching Methods:

See the contributing course outline

Literature:

See the contributing course outline

Percentage of the Module Grade Relative to the Final Grade for the Program:

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Prerequisites to Qualify for Assessment:

Assessment:

See course outlines

DLMARM01:
Written Assessment: Written Assignment (100%)