Scientific Work and Empirical Research - Modultafeln of TU Ilmenau
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|subject properties Scientific Work and Empirical Research in major Master Medien- und Kommunikationswissenschaft/Media and Communication Science 2013|
|department||Department of Economic Sciences and Media|
|ID of group||2551 (Group for Media Research and Political Communication)|
|subject leader||Prof. Dr. Jens Wolling|
|on-campus program (h)||34|
|exam||alternative examination performance|
|details of the certificate|
Students write a research paper based on their own statistical analysis.
|maximum number of participants|
|previous knowledge and experience|
Basic knowledge in social science research methods and statistics (basic graduate level).
In the seminar the principles and the statistical background of basic methods of data analysis are explained. These methods are applied to specific research problems. Therefore, real research data are analyzed using R.
Proceedings of data modification and index building are trained (Compute, Recode etc.) and different techniques of uni-, bi- and multivariate analysis of quantitative data are learned (Frequencies, Means, Crosstabs, Correlation Analysis, Regression Analysis, Analysis of Variance, Factor Analysis etc.).
|media of instruction|
Power Point Presentation, Empirical Data, Questionnaires
|literature / references|
|evaluation of teaching|