Technische Universität Ilmenau

Empirical Research 1 - Modultafeln of TU Ilmenau

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module properties 101627 - common information
module number101627
ID of group 2542 (Economic Policy Group)
module leaderProf. Dr. Thomas Grebel

Mathematics, Statistics

learning outcome

The objective of this course is to prepare students for basic empirical work. It is a hands-on course, where students learn to work with simulated as well as real economic data. Topics include basic data analysis, regression, testing and forecasting. Students will get in touch with software such as Mathematica and they will acquire the necessary skills to carry out there own empirical research.

Details in major Master Medien- und Kommunikationswissenschaft/Media and Communication Science 2013
module nameEmpirical Research 1
credit points4
Obligationobligatory elective
certificate of the module Individual achievements or exams
details of the certificate

25 % mid term paper, 50 % final term paper, 25 % takehomes