The course is of the first semester and concerns the following:

  • Introduction to research
  • What is research, types of research and difference between study and research
  • Methodologies for writing a scientific paper
  • Bibliography review
  • The role of argument in the critical review of the literature
  • Scope, objectives and work assumptions
  • Quantitative research methods
  • Qualitative research methods
  • Case study
  • Presentation of results and approaches to the discussion