Research methods, laboratory project

Course Aim.

Continues the project work started in 1st semester. Student is able to execute a well-defined research task in the sustainable software area. Student can describe concepts and methods in research. Student understands aspects in scientific reporting. Student can prepare a research plan.

Course Contents.

  • Research work
  • Philosophy of research.
  • Research process
  • Designing research, research questions and hypothesis
  • Qualitative and quantitative research methods
  • Reporting scientific work

Module 1: Bibliography and related work

Module 2: Research plans

Module 3: Project specification

Total amount 130h