Research Methods Course

In order to produce good research, PhD students in advance of actually performing the research, should develop an understanding of the basic principles of research methods available.
The aim of this short course is to provide some grounding in basic elements of research methods (mainly qualitative).

The course consists of 6 classes.  The classes will generally consist of one lecture followed by discussion. 
Lectures are accompanied by a series of exercises that will be handed out during the class.
Programme.

Lectio Magistralis: Introduction to Research Methods
(Keynote Speaker: Prof. Ian Paul Mccarthy )
Timetable: Friday April 24, h. 10:00 am

Class 1: Basic of Survey Research
(Teacher: Prof. Alessandro M. Peluso, Associate Professor of Business Management, Department of Management and Economics, University of Salento, Italy)
Timetable: Wednesday 6 May 2020, h. 9:00 am – 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm (7 hours)

Class 2: Interview and Questionnaire Techniques
(Teacher: Prof. Alessandro M. Peluso, Associate Professor of Business Management, Department of Management and Economics, University of Salento, Italy)
Timetable: Friday 15 May 2020, h. 9:00 am – 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm (7 hours)

Class 3: Presenting Research: writing, graphing, and presenting
(Teacher: Prof. Alessandro M. Peluso, Associate Professor of Business Management, Department of Management and Economics, University of Salento, Italy)
Timetable: Friday 22 May 2020, h. 9:00 am – 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm (7 hours)

Class 4: Qualitative research method: case study approach
(Teacher: Prof. Federica CECI, Associate Professor in Innovation Management, University G.d’Annunzio, Chieti -Pescara, Italy)
Timetable: Friday 29 May 2020, h. 9:00 am – 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm (7 hours)

Class 5: How to develop a research proposal
(Teacher: Prof. Federica CECI, Associate Professor in Innovation Management, University G.d’Annunzio, Chieti -Pescara, Italy)
Timetable: Friday 5 June 2020, h. 9:00 am – 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm (7 hours)

Partecipants: Ph.D Students – Master’s Degree students

Organizing Committee
Prof. G. Passiante – Director of Ph.D School – University of Salento
Dr. G.P. Agnusdei – Ph.D Student

Registration completed! For more information: giulio.agnusdei@unisalento.it