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The seminar is designed to train students in the use of the various research methods used in business research and get them started on their Final Thesis Project.
After completing the course the student should be able to plan and execute business research projects as well as reporting the results in a professional manner.
Aspects of International Business research is covered and subsequently discussed by students. Methodological questions are given a special priority.
Prerequisites and co-requisites
All first and second year courses.
Previous course names
The course also consists of AS-4-002 Research Methodology, 2 cr. More information will be given in class. Attendance is obligatory.
Recommended or required reading
Resource: Ebrary Info @ Google Books Title: How to Research (3rd Edition) Author: Blaxter, Loraine Add. authors: Hughes, Christina Tight, Malcolm Year: 2006 Subject: Research -- Methodology. Research. ISBN: 9780335229536 Imprint: Open University Press : Buckingham, , GBR Language: en External: http://site.ebrary.com/lib/arcada/docDetail.action? adv.x=1& amp;d=all& amp;f00=title& amp;f01=author& amp;f02=& amp;hitsPerPage=500& amp;p00=how+to+research& amp;p01=hughes& amp;p02=& amp;page=1& amp;id=10196987
- Lectures - 25 hours
- Practical exercises - 15 hours
- Individual studies - 80 hours
- Total workload of the course: 120 hours
- Of which autonomous studies: 120 hours
- Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours
Mode of Delivery
Participation in tuition
- Demonstrations and proficiency exams
- Essays, reports, productions and portfolio
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Assignments valid until
Until further notice
The timetable of the course
Will be given during the first session
- Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
- Date will be announced later - Reports and productions