YRM-50303 Capita Selecta Research Methodology


Credits 3.00

Teaching methodContact hours
Individual Paper2
Independent study0
Course coordinator(s)dr. H Tobi
Lecturer(s)dr. JK Kampen
dr. H Tobi
Examiner(s)dr. H Tobi

Language of instruction:

Dutch and/or English

Assumed knowledge on:

YRM-10306 Research Methods in the Social Sciences or YRM-20806 Research Design & Research Methods or YRM-30306 Research Methods in Public Health and Society and YSS-20306 Quantitative and Qualitative Research Techniques in the Social Sciences or MAT-20306 Advanced Statistics or MAT-22306 Quantitative Research Methodology and Statistics.


During this course students have the opportunity to deepen their insight in research methodology. In consultation with the course coordinator, topics that can be subject of study are the designing of experiments, the constructing and testing of research instruments (e.g., questionnaires), the combination of qualitative and quantitative approaches (mixed-methods), et cetera.

Learning outcomes:

Depending on content.


- self-study;
- writing and presenting an essay;
- discussion.
The course will be of a highly interactive nature.




Depending on topic.