Scientific Writing I: Qualitative Methods

Foundations of scientific theory, objectives of academic writing, identification and evaluation of research questions, literature search, evaluating and managing literature sources, process of creating a student research project, time planning for student research projects, structure of a student paper, scientific writing style, formatting and citation rules, creativity techniques, overview of the methods of qualitative social research

Mode of delivery

face to face

Type

compulsory

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources/tools

Required literature will be communicated at the beginning of the course.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture, discussions, group work, individual exercises

Assessment methods and criteria

Continuous assessment, classroom training and written assignments

Infos

Degree programme

European Economy & Business Management (Bachelor)

Cycle

Bachelor

ECTS Credits

1.00

Language of instruction

German

Curriculum

Full-Time

Academic year

2021

Semester

2 SS

Incoming

No

Learning outcome

After successful completion of the course, students can find and evaluate research questions in the context of a scientific work. They can distinguish between and apply methods and research approaches of qualitative research. The learning outcomes of this course contribute mainly to the following (international) programme learning outcomes: LO 4.1 (methodical evaluation)

Course code

0389-20-01-VZ-DE-14