Scientific Writing II: Quantitative Methods

Philosophy of science basics, aims of scientific work, formulation and evaluation of research questions, literature research, evaluation and management of literature sources, preparation process of a research paper, time planning for research papers, structure and outline of a research paper, scientific writing style, formatting and citation rules, creativity techniques, overview of the methods of quantitative social research.

Mode of delivery

face to face

Type

compulsory

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources/tools

Script and slides provided by lecturer

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture, discussions, group tasks, individual assignments

Assessment methods and criteria

30% - participation & performance,
30% - individual assignments,
40% - survey group work and presentation

Prerequisites and co-requisites

none

Infos

Degree programme

European Economy and Business Management (English)

Cycle

Bachelor

ECTS Credits

1.00

Language of instruction

English

Curriculum

Full-Time

Academic year

2023

Semester

3 WS

Incoming

No

Learning outcome

After successful completion of the course, students can distinguish and apply methods and research approaches of quantitative research. Building on the fundamentals covered in Scientific Writing I, students will be able to develop questionnaires and apply various tools of quantitative research

Course code

1389-20-01-VZ-DE-25