Advanced Quantitative Analyses
Responsible study board
Date of Approval
|Yingkui Yangfirstname.lastname@example.org||Institut for Sociologi, Miljø- og Erhvervsøkonomi (00)|
Students are thus expected to have knowledge equivalent to those parts of the mentioned courses.
Aim and purpose
Description of outcome - Knowledge
Description of outcome - Skills
- assess reliability and validity in questionnaires and survey data
- conduct control and quality assurance of a dataset
Description of outcome - Competences
A total of 30 lessons (3 hours per week in 10 weeks) during the beginning of the semester (February – April).
Group work with planned counselling in the following weeks in April and May. 30 minutes are allocated for counselling for each group (10 minutes for each consultation and in total 3 consultations). A statistical analysis plan for the project work must be prepared before counselling. The first counselling meeting takes place in the middle of April and the last two will be taken place in agreement with the supervisor. The counselling meeting can take place in person or online.
The activities for the course workload for an average student are structured as follows:
Participation in lessons: 30 hours.
Preparation for lessons: 30 hours.
Preparation for counselling meetings: 3 hours (incl. preparations and following-up of the counselling meeting).
Work on report: 72 hours.
Total: 135 hours.
Form of examination
Digital submission via "Digital Exam"
Please note!! Both the written report and all relevant SPSS outputs for each assignment should be uploaded.
The report must be prepared in groups of 2-4 students. The teacher can decide deviations. Although the students may begin their project work at the start of the semester, the workload is expected to be the highest in May.
Duration: 3 weeks.
The assignment can be done individually or in groups of up to 4 students.
Max. 25 pages for 2 persons (excl. table of contents and appendices).