This module familiarizes students with the principles of empirical management research.
Key topics include:
- formulating a viable research problem
- selecting an appropriate research design
- collecting and processing data
- structuring theses and term papers
In this module, students will understand the empirical research process step by step and recognize which quality criteria apply to different research designs. They will analyze and critically assess the methodology of published studies and recognize current research gaps. On this basis, they can start developing their own empirical or conceptual research project for a Master thesis or term paper.
Registration period: 16 September 2019 to 09 October 2019
Type of registration: online form
(here available during the registration period)
Please note: Confirmation e-mails are not sent before the end of the registration period!
Seminar (1 SWS)
Kumar, R. 2014. Research Methodology. A Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners. 4th ed. London: Sage Publications. (You can also use previous editions).
To write the Master thesis at the chair.