This module is an advanced module in quantitative methods and data analysis for international business students. The purpose of this module is to provide the student with an advanced knowledge, skills and competencies in quantitative research methods needed for designing and implementing quantitative research methods to examine relevant problems within international business.
In the module, the student is provided with advanced insights into key issues in quantitative research, including issues related to quantitative methodology and research design, foundations of quantitative analysis, and questionnaire design and psychometrics.
During this module, the student will be introduced to a range of advanced quantitative research methods and techniques (e.g. structural equation modelling, multilevel modelling, time series analysis). The student is expected to acquire qualifications in using a variety of quantitative methodologies to create business knowledge to solve relevant international business problems.
The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary knowledge on:
The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary skills in:
The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary competences in:
For information see § 17.
|Name of exam||Quantitative Research Methods in International Business|
|Type of exam|
Oral exam based on a projectGroup examination with max. 6 students.
|Permitted aids||As stated in Appendix 2 in the Examination Policies and Procedures.|
|Assessment||7-point grading scale|
|Type of grading||External examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures|
|Danish title||Kvantitative metoder i international business|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Location of the lecture||Campus Aalborg|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board of Business Economics|
|Department||AAU Business School|
|Faculty||The Faculty of Social Sciences|