Test course

TEST Test course

Autumn 2019

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    The purpose of this course is to develop the methodological skills that are required for writing a master's thesis. Students learn to formulate research questions, make critical use of literature and theory, as well as how to collect and analyse data through qualitative and quantitative methods. The course consists of a series of assignments where the purpose is to introduce the students to the different steps in the research process.


    • Introduction to the research process
    • Choice of topic and formulating a research question
    • Literature review
    • Key constructs, variables and theories
    • Research models
    • Different designs and methods
    • Data collection
    • Data analysis and interpretation
    • The writing process
    • Ethical questions


ECTS Credits