Research Methods for TOM

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2021/22
Vakcode EBM031A05
Vaknaam Research Methods for TOM
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b (en semester II b)
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Research Methods for TOM
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. differentiate between commonly used research methods in the field of technology and operations management
2. determine which research method(s) is/are appropriate for a research question
3. apply (part of) a research method for a given problem
4. reflect on the research method selection
Omschrijving The course focuses on research methods used in the field of technology and operations management. Students have to do two modules, these modules provide in-depth knowledge and skills, first in the design science research method (DSRM), and second in the analytical quantitative research (AQR) method. Both modules are mandatory.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm -hoorcollege ,  -werkcollege
Toetsvorm -groepsopdracht,  -individuele opdracht
Vaksoort master
Coördinator Dr. X. Zhu
Docent(en) Dr. N.B. Szirbik ,Dr. X. Zhu
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Research Methods for Operations Management, Routledge, Milton Adingdon (UK), 2016, second edition Karlsson, C. (ed.) 9781138945425 €  50,00
Several academic papers various
Entreevoorwaarden
Opmerkingen This course can also be taken in period IIb.
Secretary office: 5411-0631
Phone: +31(0)50 3637020
E-mail: secr.operations.feb@rug.nl
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
DD MSc TOM – NUBS, Newcastle (1,5-jarig)  (basisprogramma) 1 semester II b verplicht
MSc Technology and Operations Management/TOM  (basisprogramma MSc TOM) 1 semester I b verplicht
Wordt meerdere malen per jaar aangeboden 1 semester II b keuze