[ 973MIMRQNRS19 ] SE Quantitative Research Methods

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Business Administration Johannes Lehner 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)Zulassung zum Masterstudium
Original study plan Master's programme Management 2019W
Objectives Ability to apply mathematical and statistical methods of social and economic research to practical issues in management and to give advice for evidence based management
Subject -Epistomological Foundations of quantitative methods, especially ways to judge quality of evidence (reliability, validity, power)

-Research designs for collecting primary and secondary data, with a special focus on the internet as a data source

-Methods of Analysis

  • Factor-analysis,
  • Regression, Structural Equations
  • Analyis of Variance,
  • Simulation

-Programs for Analysis, especially SPSS, Stata, R, or Wolfram Mathematica

-Interpretation, including results published in scientific Journals


Criteria for evaluation
Language English and French
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority