The course takes place in period

  • 1 (2019-08-01 to 2019-10-27)
  • 2 (2019-10-28 to 2019-12-31)

Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

Second

Recommended year of study

1

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to encourage and instill the ability to identify, understand and create academic critical argumentation.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to identify a suitable academic research topic, access research-based knowledge, conduct critical reading in an effective manner, and combine these to form a concise and evidence-based written argument.

Course contents

This course introduces media management as an area of academic applied research. Students will be introduced to a variety of methods and techniques that will allow them to access, understand and write evidence-based research papers in the field.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

A bachelor degree and at least three years work experience gained after completing the higher education degree

Previous course names

Knowledge Creation

Recommended or required reading

Recommended readings will be provided on ItsLearning. Please note that this course relies predominantly on independent research.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 25 hours
  • Individual studies - 60 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 50 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should submit and pass the required assessments as discussed in class.

Teacher

  • Hyde-Clarke Nathalie
  • Åvall Ann-Kristin
  • Träskman Tomas
  • Krusberg Jan-Erik

Examiner

Hyde-Clarke Nathalie

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit (12 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

All lectures and tasks are compulsory.

Course enrolment period

2019-09-17 to 2019-10-30

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2019-10-09 16:00 - 20:00 A311 Knowledge Creation and Methodology Hyde-Clarke Nathalie
2019-10-10 16:00 - 20:00 E387 Knowledge Creation and Methodology Åvall Ann-Kristin
2019-10-23 16:00 - 20:00 A311 Knowledge Creation and Methodology Hyde-Clarke Nathalie
2019-10-24 16:00 - 20:00 A312 Knowledge Creation and Methodology Hyde-Clarke Nathalie
2019-11-06 16:00 - 20:00 E387 Knowledge Creation and Methodology Hyde-Clarke Nathalie
2019-11-07 16:00 - 20:00 E387 Knowledge Creation and Methodology Hyde-Clarke Nathalie

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