Research Methods 7,5 Credits
Course ContentsThe course covers basic concepts of research, science, and epistemology. Moreover, the course includes a specialization in research within the main field of study regarding methodological approaches, use of theory, data collection techniques and literature search. The course includes elements, such as quantitative and qualitative data analysis, critical review of scientific work, research validity and reliability assessment, ethical considerations, and completion of an anti-plagiarism guide. The course allows the students to apply beforementioned knowledge in assignments and seminars. Furthermore, the course includes a project that consists of writing a proposal for the students’ degree thesis work.
PrerequisitesPassed courses totalling 180 credits in first cycle, at least 90 credits within the major subject in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering (with relevant courses in Computer Engineering), Informatics, Computer Science, Interaction Design (with relevant courses in web programming) or equivalent.
Level of Education: Master
Course code/Ladok code: TRER20
The course is conducted at: School of Engineering
Previous and ongoing course occasions
Type of courseProgram
SemesterAutumn 2020: Oct 19 - Jan 17
Rate of Study100%
Course coordinatorMarco Santos
Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students17498kr