Along the two semesters within and after the lecture periods
Project report or oral exam or portfolio (will be fixed and announced at the beginning of the semester by the lecturer)
Skills to be acquired in this module
Attending the course, students • are familiar with the different methods and techniques in academic research and writing and are able to apply them successfully; • are able to organise themselves and work problem-oriented within complex learning environments; • know how to carry out research-oriented work; • interlink theory and practice in a critical and solution-oriented way; • know the relevance of theory construction within a scientific process and are able to work herein independently; • gain deeper knowledge within the specific project topic they work on with emphasis on organisation and/or human resource management; • are competent to work with others on scientific empirical research in a team situation and are able to develop and document their findings according to scientific standards.
Furthermore, the students are able: • to locate a specific research question within the scientific discussion in this research areas and to interlink, reflect and evaluate it accordingly • to press their point within the scientific discussion in this research area..