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research Module - Modultafeln of TU Ilmenau

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subject properties research Module in major Master Medienwirtschaft 2013
subject number5657
examination number91430
departmentDepartment of Economic Sciences and Media
ID of group 2551 (Group for Media Research and Political Communication)
subject leaderProf. Dr. Jens Wolling
term unbekannt
credit points10
on-campus program (h)112
self-study (h)188
examalternative examination performance
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previous knowledge and experience

Basic knowledge of communication studies, the specific research topic and the methods applied.

learning outcome

Students learn to identify relevant research questions, develop appropriate theoretical foundations, and overview current research literature. They learn to conceptualize and conduct applied or academic research projects applying empirical methods or other epistemic approaches. Finally students learn how to analyze, present, and critically discuss study results.


The course comprises two semesters in which a complete and realistic research project is planned, conceptualized, conducted, analysed, and presented in a professional fashion. Students actively collaborate in all project phases.

media of instruction

All media and collaborative platforms can be used.

literature / references

Literature depends on the issue under analysis and is announced in the course and/or researched by students.

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