Social scientific methods
7.5 ECTS credits
Students acquire in-depth knowledge of quantitative and qualitative sociological research methods. A number of minor interviews are conducted by the students, and the qualitative data collected are then coded, compared, and sorted. Students also carry out other forms of data collection, such as questionnaires and observations, and they conduct bivariate and multivariate analyses of quantitative data. The course also covers information retrieval, for instance searching for published articles in various databases, on the basis of given questions.
Progressive specialisation: G1F (has less than 60 credits in first‐cycle course/s as entry requirements)
Education level: Undergraduate level
Admission requirements: 30 ECTS credits in one of the social sciences.
Selection is usually based on your grade point average from upper secondary school or the number of credit points from previous university studies, or both.