Through a series of activities, the module prepares the student for the application of scientifically based research methods for use in the preparation of projects on a topic of their choice in the core areas of financial management.
Thus, the paradigms of the philosophy of science are taken as a starting point and the student becomes familiar with argumentation theory and what it means to theorise, as well as at what levels theory can arise. The student is introduced to a range of qualitative and quantitative research methods in business economics in general and financial management specifically.
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
|Management Accounting and Research Methods
|Type of exam
Oral exam based on a projectGroup examination with max. 6 students. The student may also choose to write the project alone
|7-point grading scale
|Type of grading
|Criteria of assessment
|The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures
|Økonomistyring og videnskabelige metoder
|Language of instruction
|Location of the lecture
|Responsible for the module
|Study Board of Economics and Business Administration
|Aalborg University Business School
|Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities