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. H Tobi
dr. JK Kampen
Examiner(s)dr. H Tobi

Language of instruction:

NL and/or EN

Assumed knowledge on:

YRM-10306 Research Methods in the Social Sciences or YRM-21306 Research Methodology for Human and Environment Interactions or YRM-20806 Research Design & Research Methods or YRM-20306 or YRM-30806  Research Methodology and Data Analysis for Communication and Health Studies

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.