Universität Wien FIND

350093 SE MSC.III - Quantitative research methods (2019W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 35 - Sportwissenschaft
Continuous assessment of course work

Moodle; Fr 25.10. 08:45-11:45 ZSU - USZ II, EDV Raum - 2. Stock

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Details

max. 30 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Friday 11.10. 08:45 - 11:45 ZSU - USZ II, EDV Raum - 2. Stock
Friday 29.11. 08:45 - 11:45 ZSU - USZ II, EDV Raum - 2. Stock
Friday 06.12. 08:45 - 11:45 ZSU - USZ II, EDV Raum - 2. Stock
Friday 10.01. 08:45 - 11:45 ZSU - USZ II, EDV Raum - 2. Stock
Friday 17.01. 08:45 - 11:45 ZSU - USZ II, EDV Raum - 2. Stock
Friday 31.01. 08:45 - 11:45 ZSU - USZ II, EDV Raum - 2. Stock

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Goals:
-) Secure application of quantitative methods in empirical research
-) Capability to interpret statistical measures in sport scientific articles
-) Ability to autonomously analyse and show empirical data
Content:
-) Statistics software SPSS
-) Statistical procedures (descriptive analyses, interferential statistics, correlation/regression)
-) Statistical methods within the research process (study planning, analyses and interpretation)
Methods:
-) autonomous and instructed work at the PC

Assessment and permitted materials

Homeworks, interim tests, final test

-) Homeworks (20% of the grade) - group work
-) Interim test (20% of the grade) - group work
-) final test (60% of the grade) - independent work

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Participation at the final test and a minimum of 50 points (10 + 10 + 30 from individual tasks) represent the minimal requirements.
The attendence at 75% of the lectures is obligatory.

Examination topics

Slides and materials as provided in the seminar

Reading list

Field, A. (2013). Discovering statistics using IBM SPSS statistics, 4. Aufl., SAGE

O'Donoghue, P. (2012). Statistics for Sport and Exercise Studies: An Introduction, Routledge

Hopkins, W.G. (2013). A new view of statistics. http://www.sportsci.org/resource/stats/

Association in the course directory

MSC.III

Last modified: Fr 27.09.2019 10:08