A video course by Prof. Dr. Martin Gertler
In this infovideo you get information about the orientation and goals of your basic course.
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Learning to do research is like learning to drive...
This intention distinguishes the online course from many other courses and manuals of scientific work.
At the end of the seven chapters of this course, you will be able to
Important advice: meanwhile, you should familiarize yourself with your Office program and its automatic functions!
Definitions and meaning, methods and results, truth and reality...
Principal criteria and important criteria for empirical work
Research processes, research types, methods and procedures
Formulation of topics, problems, objectives, research questions, etc.
Excerpting, citation forms, incorrect sources, plagiarism avoidance, etc.
Data generation, data usage, reference managers and data maintenance
Practical procedures, directories, avoidable problems
for the Chapters 1 to 7
This video course and its materials were originally developed for the School of Veganomics and has been published there in summer 2015, as a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) accessible and free of charge.
In the chapters and lessons, therefore, examples of applications from this subject area are sometimes explained.
In addition, an accompanying book to the video course has been published in print and as an e-book, which serves as a script for the video lessons, contains worksheets and can be useful with additional information.