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240069 UE MM1 - Methods of Quantitative Research in Development Studies (2021S)

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 served).


max. 35 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

No class on May 14.

Each session will take place online. Link to the session and further details are in moodle.

Friday 05.03. 12:00 - 13:30 Digital
Friday 19.03. 12:00 - 13:30 Digital
Friday 26.03. 12:00 - 13:30 Digital
Friday 16.04. 12:00 - 13:30 Digital
Friday 23.04. 12:00 - 13:30 Digital
Friday 30.04. 12:00 - 13:30 Digital
Friday 07.05. 12:00 - 13:30 Digital
Friday 14.05. 12:00 - 13:30 Digital
Friday 21.05. 12:00 - 13:30 Digital
Friday 28.05. 12:00 - 13:30 Digital
Friday 04.06. 12:00 - 13:30 Digital
Friday 11.06. 12:00 - 13:30 Digital
Friday 18.06. 12:00 - 13:30 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

Relevant content (slides and video tutorials) are available on moodle.

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

Assignments (single work)
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

Association in the course directory


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