This advanced course in Research Methods provides insights into
various scientific and methodological approaches as well as some
practical training. The methodological approaches covered include
several qualitative and quantitative approaches, such as: problem
analyses and the formulation of research questions, sampling techniques,
data collection methods, survey design, interview techniques,
observation methods, data analysis and interpretation.
Additionally, the course will address how to write and communicate
scientific reports. After completion of the course students will be able
to formulate a research question and identify a relevant methodological
approach in relation to a research problem.