735103 Methods in social research

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Meixner, Oliver
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


Basic problems in empirical social research, planning and designing research - the research process, measurement tools - scaling methods, survey methods, analysing research results, publishing research results.The economic value of market research (where can I get relevant information, markte research institutes in Austria, survey techniques of market research institutes...)

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Students should gain the basic skills required for carrying out empirical research projects. They should know where to adress if they need business information during their future jobs.
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