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240069 UE MM1 - Methods of Quantitative Research in Development Studies (2020S)

Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).


max. 30 participants
Language: German



Remote-TEACHING! No attendance at university. Details will be posted in Moodle. Change of Time: for all appointments: 5pm til 7pm.
Appointments are not compulsory. All contents of teaching is available in video-tutorials available in Moodle.
Appointements take place:
Findet statt am: 20.April; 4.May; 18.May; 8.June; 22.June


Aims, contents and method of the course

Relevant content in moodle available.

The main target of this course is to learn the basics of statistics and the basics of how to develop a questionnaire. This course shall enable students to conduct a quantitative survey, analyse the data so that it is useful for their master thesis.

Assessment and permitted materials

Participation in class (including conducting the survey [group work]),
assignments (basics of statistics),
seminar paper [group work]

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Presence during classes
Conducting the survey (group work)
Handing in a seminar paper (group work)

Examination topics

Univariate and bivariate statistics
Develop a questionnaire and conducting a survey

Reading list

Bortz, J. & Schuster, C. (2010): Statistik für Human- und Sozialwissenschaftler. 7.Auflage, Springer
Bühl, A. (2018): SPSS 25: Einführung in die moderne Datenanalyse. Pearson
Field, A. (2013): Discovering Statistics using SPSS.
Navarro et al.: Learning Statistics with Jamovi
Porst, R. (2014): Fragebogen - Ein Arbeitsbuch. Springer.

Association in the course directory


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