Research Seminar Business Analytics


Course Objective

After taking this course, the students will be able to:
- read a paper in detail, such that both the main idea of the paper as
well as all its arguments can be explained.
- Design a sound desk research based on scientific literature and
identify the relevant literature related to a specific research
- Critically discuss scientific literature.
- Is able to present literature both orally and in writing.

Course Content

During (for instance) the master project the student should consider
relevant literature for the research question at hand. This course aims
to prepare the student for this step. Getting acquinted with the
literature consists of two elements: (i) to be able to study a specific
paper in depth, and (ii) to carry out a desk research on scientific
literature (sort of review) related to a research question. Both of
these elements are addressed during the seminar.

Teaching Methods

Students give presentations in a seminar format. More details may be
found in the course manual.

Method of Assessment

Attendance, presentations and a written report. More details may be
found in the course manual.

General Information

Course Code XM_0054
Credits 6 EC
Period P4+5+6
Course Level 500
Language of Tuition English
Faculty Faculty of Science
Course Coordinator prof. dr. G.M. Koole
Examiner prof. dr. G.M. Koole
Teaching Staff dr. J. Berkhout

Practical Information

You need to register for this course yourself

Last-minute registration is available for this course.

Teaching Methods Lecture