Checking date: 04/07/2021


Course: 2021/2022

Thesis Methods
(17188)
Study: Master in Business and Finance (69)
EPE


Coordinating teacher: PALOMERAS VILCHES, NEUS

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Business Administration

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS

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Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
All first year courses
Objectives
The subject provides students with methodological tools that allow them to efficiently plan, develop and deliver research projects with high quality standards
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
- Doing research in social sciences - Selecting a research question - How to manage bibliographic searches - Managing databases - Organizing your empirical work - Latex workshop - Writing a research article
Learning activities and methodology
Presentations and workshops taught by different professors Assignments Readings that complement the material covered in class
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Braams, Johannes; Mittelbach, Frank; Goossens, Michel; Rowley, Chris ; Carlisle, David. The LaTeX Companion . Addison-Wesley Professional. 2004
  • Gentzkow, Matthew, and Jesse M. Shapiro. Code and Data for the Social Sciences: A Practitioner's Guide. University of Chicago. 2014

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.