The goal of this module is to provide the student with the knowledge, skills, and competencies required for creating business knowledge using qualitative and quantitative research methods. This includes an understanding of the steps necessary for conducting qualitative and quantitative research, including formulating research questions, research design, data collection, data analysis, and drawing inferences and reporting results.
During this module, the student will be provided with advanced insights into two different research designs and methods. The focus will be on providing the student with declarative knowledge (i.e. knowledge about qualitative and quantitative research methods) procedural knowledge (i.e. how to apply qualitative and quantitative research methods), and conditional knowledge (i.e. under what conditions to use quantitative and qualitative research methods).
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||Research Methods in International Business|
|Type of exam|
Oral exam based on a projectGroup examination with max. 5 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|
|Study Board||Study Board of Business Economics|
|Department||AAU Business School|
|Faculty||The Faculty of Social Sciences|