IVZ754 Scientific Research in Entrepreneurship

Code IVZ754
Name Scientific Research in Entrepreneurship
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Undergraduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Business Management and Administration
Academic staff Irina Voronova
Credit points 2.0 (3.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation The course includes the issues related to business information. Students will learn how to find information sources, fix and analyse information, creatively use it in research work, find out the ethic principles of research, characterize the types of research. Students will get acquainted with different ways of collecting different empirical data (information) and statistic methods, get impression about the application of entrepreneurial actions in the process of processing and publications of theoretical or practical research works..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The goal of the study course is to deepen students' understanding of the main principles of scientific work, and of meaning of information during the research in the social sciences branch. The tasks of the course are to obtain structure basics of research work in the academic process and doing research; to renew or newly obtain skills in work processing; to develop skills and abilities of students in the application of scientific methods of research.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Understands the significance of information and is able to perform the informational analysis and by applying different methods, to assess it - Practical work and credit test in the introductory issues of the course. Score with a yes or no.
Is able to organize the experts’ questionnaire and process the obtained subjective measurements. - To solve 3 to 5 practical problems. Practical work. Work and activities in practical assignments / Assessment credited or not credited.
Knows how to base upon his research object, subject and to topicality. - Final work
Is skilful in the planning process of research. - To solve 2 practical assignments and to draw up the calendar schedule of his final work.
Can use employ the automatic tool of reference designing in his final work. - To make a list of literature (not fewer than 15 sources).
Has a good knowledge of the designing basic principles of research work and is able to use them practically in the preparation process of research work. - Final work (academic written work; 10000 written signs) / Assessment credited or not credited,
Successfully participates in the discussion of research work. - Final work (academic written work; 10000 written signs) / Assessment credited or not credited,
Course prerequisites The discipline is based on the knowledge that are obtained at the previous level of higher education.

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