Thinking Science and Doing Research (Social Sciences)

TitleTimeRoomTeacher
Thinking Science and Doing Research (Social Sciences)11.09.2017 14:00 - 18:00Dahlem Research School, Hittorfstr. 16Walter-Drop, Gregor
Thinking Science and Doing Research (Social Sciences)12.09.2017 14:00 - 18:00Dahlem Research School, Hittorfstr. 16Walter-Drop, Gregor
Thinking Science and Doing Research (Social Sciences)13.09.2017 14:00 - 18:00Dahlem Research School, Hittorfstr. 16Walter-Drop, Gregor

Participant Profile

For international doctoral candidates from the field of Social Sciences at the beginning of their doctorate.

Please note: It is only possible to register for all three afternoon sessions (= one workshop)!

Objectives

The goal of the workshop is to introduce doctoral reseachers to the major standards and traditions of social science research.

Content

  • Philosophy of Science
  • Research Questions
  • The Research Process
  • Research Design
  • Experiment
  • Quantitative Designs
  • Single Case Studies
  • Comparative Studies
  • Code of Academic Conduct

Methods

  • Lecture
  • Q&A
  • In-depth discussion of participants' projects
Please note: Should you not be able to participate, it is absolutely necessary to deregister 14 days before the starting date of the workshop. If you fail to cancel your registration in advance or to attend the event, you will not be allowed to book any events for the next two semesters (including the current one). See also the section FUBright in our Terms and Conditions.
Course Language: 
English
Work Units: 
12
Pdf template: 
FUBright (en)
Instructor: 
Dr. Gregor Walter-Drop