436090 VU/2 VU Advanced Research in Strategy

winter semester 2019/2020 | Last update: 06.11.2019 Place course on memo list
436090
VU Advanced Research in Strategy
VU 2
5
Block
annually
English
The objective of the course is to conduct a research project in the field of business in a systematic way. After a critical literature review the students will start with the development of the concept of the research design and sample, followed by the formulation of hypotheses and the questionnaire. At the end the students are shown different possibilities in analysing qualitative and quantitative data with supporting software whereas the most important findings are presented in a project report.
Importance of research projects, stages you need to complete a research project, how to identify the attributes of a good research project, how to distinguish between research approaches, how to select a sample, development of questionnaires, how to write a final project report
Lecture, discussion, presentation of student projects

- 40% individual participation - 60% final project report including presentation.

Reader with different relevant articles for the research project Saunders, M./Lewis, P./Thornhill, A. (2007): Research Methods for Business Students, 4th Ed., Prentice Hall
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Date Time Location
Fri 2019-10-11
14.00 - 17.45 SR 16 (Sowi) SR 16 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Fri 2019-11-08
14.00 - 17.45 SR 16 (Sowi) SR 16 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Fri 2019-11-15
14.00 - 17.45 SR 16 (Sowi) SR 16 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Fri 2019-12-06
14.00 - 17.45 SR 16 (Sowi) SR 16 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Fri 2020-01-10
14.00 - 17.45 SR 16 (Sowi) SR 16 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Fri 2020-01-17
14.00 - 17.45 SR 16 (Sowi) SR 16 (Sowi) Barrier-free