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Thesis methodology

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    Institut d'Administration des Entreprises (IAE)

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This course provides students with competences required for the writing of a master thesis. It focuses on empirical aspects such as data gathering  as well as more formal issues regarding the use of bibliographical references or stylistic considerations. The course helps students anticipate their interactions with their master thesis supervisor. It sets some requirements about the kind of documents they should elaborate before a first discussion with him/her.

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Heures d'enseignement

  • Thesis methodology - A-SARTDSéminaire / Atelier (de recherche) - TD9h
  • Thesis methodology - CMCM4h

Programme détaillé

1. Defining a subject and a research question.
2. Data gathering : Ethnographical observation
3. Data gathering : Semi structured interviews
4. Working with bibliographic references
5. Constructing a project and writing

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Compétences visées

Identify a subject and elaborate a project for a master thesis
Gather empirical data through qualitative methodology (observation and interview)
Search for academic references, elaborate a bibliographic corpus and quote references according to academic standards

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BECKER, H. S., Tricks of the Trade, 1998, Chicago, The University of Chicago Press
BECKER, H. S., Writing for Social Scientists, 2007, Chicago, The University of Chicago Press

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