194.078 Research Methods
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • distinguish and understand different fields in the research of business informatics,
  • assess which research methods are suitable for which problems,
  • recognize when a research method is not suitable for a problem,
  • describe and apply the steps necessary to carry out a particular research method,
  • select appropriate research methods for a given problem,
  • assess the suitability of a research method for a given problem,
  • analyse and criticise research methods chosen in research, and
  • configure a research method suitable for their diploma thesis, taking into account recognized research approaches.

Subject of course

Introduction to the interdisciplinary research field of business informatics

  • design-based methods
  • empirical-quantitative methods
  • empirical-qualitative methods
  • data-driven methods
  • formal-analytical methods

The following lectures will be part of the course:

Tue 09.03.2021 Live 18:00 - 20:00 Christian Huemer Research Methods of Business Informatics
Wed 10.03.2021 Live 18:00 - 20:00  Andras Rauber Research Methods of Data Science
Thu 11.03.2021 Video + Q&A 19:30 - 20:00 Stefan Schulte Systematic Literature Review
Mon 15.03.2021 Live 18:00 - 20:00 Hilda Tellioglu Qualitative Research Methods
Tue 16.03.2021 Video + Q&A 19:30 - 20:00 Michael Filzmoser Scientific Experiments
Wed 17.03.2021 Live 18:00 - 20:00 Julia Neidhardt Design Science (I)
Thu 18.03.2021 Live 18:00 - 20:00 Julia Neidhardt Design Science (II)
Mon 22.03.2021 Live 18:00 - 20:00 Walter Schwaiger Research Methods of Business Administration & Mangement
Tue 23.03.2021 Video + Q&A 19:30 - 20:00 Martin Kerndler Research Methods of Economics

Teaching methods

  • Presentations of the relevant methods
  • Discussion of these methods
  • Seminarpaper on using the research methods in one's own master thesis

Mode of examination

Immanent

Additional information

All sessions of the course will be held on-line. All students registered for this cuorse will be added to the correpsonding TUWEL course. The links to the sessions and all material will be posed in the TUWEL course.

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
18:00 - 20:0009.03.2021 - 11.03.2021 Links to the sessions will be announce in TUWEL (LIVE)Research Methods Presentations
18:00 - 20:0015.03.2021 - 18.03.2021 Links to the sessions will be announce in TUWEL (LIVE)Research Methods Presentations
18:00 - 20:0022.03.2021 - 23.03.2021 Links to the sessions will be announce in TUWEL (LIVE)Research Methods Presentations
Research Methods - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Tue09.03.202118:00 - 20:00 Links to the sessions will be announce in TUWELResearch Methods Presentations
Wed10.03.202118:00 - 20:00 Links to the sessions will be announce in TUWELResearch Methods Presentations
Thu11.03.202118:00 - 20:00 Links to the sessions will be announce in TUWELResearch Methods Presentations
Mon15.03.202118:00 - 20:00 Links to the sessions will be announce in TUWELResearch Methods Presentations
Tue16.03.202118:00 - 20:00 Links to the sessions will be announce in TUWELResearch Methods Presentations
Wed17.03.202118:00 - 20:00 Links to the sessions will be announce in TUWELResearch Methods Presentations
Thu18.03.202118:00 - 20:00 Links to the sessions will be announce in TUWELResearch Methods Presentations
Mon22.03.202118:00 - 20:00 Links to the sessions will be announce in TUWELResearch Methods Presentations
Tue23.03.202118:00 - 20:00 Links to the sessions will be announce in TUWELResearch Methods Presentations

Examination modalities

Short tests following the presentation of the methods.

Seminar paper on the use of research methods in the context of one's own master thesis.

In order to participate in the tests and in a feedback session on the seminar paper, students need a device (PC, Laptop) with camera.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
15.02.2021 10:00 08.03.2021 23:59

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 926 Business Informatics

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Miscellaneous

  • Attendance Required!

Language

English