Research Methodologies in Human Sciences
Human Resources Management and Organisational Behaviour
5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 PL + 15,0 OT
This module aims to provide the students with skills that will allow them to develop research activity in human sciences related issues as a basis for other modules belonging to their programme of study as well for further studies or their future profession.
I - Breaking with common-sense. II - Research methods and techniques in human sciences III - Research strategies and stages. IV - General Methodology. V - Methods and techniques. Fieldwork; Surveys and questionnaires; The interview. VI - The research. VII - The hypothesis. Assumptions and operational work. VIII - Sampling.
Final written test and practical work developed in practical classes. Students with a minimum mark of 10/20 will be exempted from examination.
- Matalon, B. e Ghiglione, R. (1993). O Inquérito - Teoria e Prática. Oeiras: Celta
- Sampieri, R. (2007). Metodologia de Pesquisa. Brasil: McGraw Hill
- Campenhoudt, L. e Quivy, R. (2008). Manual de Investigação em Ciências Sociais. Lisboa: Gradiva
- Pinto, J. e Santos Silva, A. (2006). Metodologia das Ciências Sociais. Lisboa: Edições Afrontamento
Method of interaction
Lectures and tutorials.
Software used in class