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800.00 EUR (tax exempt)
Gina Walejko, PhD (Google)
Prof. Frauke Kreuter (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich & Univeristy of Maryland)
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This course is part of the Mannheim Data Science Certificate: Surveys.
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Short Course Description
This course introduces students to the stages of questionnaire development. The course reviews the scientific literature on questionnaire construction, the experimental literature on question effects, and the psychological literature on information processing. It will also discuss the diverse challenges posed by self- versus proxy reporting, and special attention is paid to the relationship between mode of administration and questionnaire design. Students will also get a hands-on experience in developing their own questionnaire.
By the end of the course, students will…
This is a 4 ECTS course, which runs for 8 weeks. The content of the course is broken down into 8 units:
Learning and Teaching Methods
In this course, you are responsible for watching video recorded lectures and reading the required literature for each unit and then “attending” mandatory weekly one-hour online meetings where students have the chance to discuss the materials from a unit with the instructor. In addition, students are encouraged to post questions about the materials covered in the videos and readings of the week in the forum before the meetings. Just like in an on-site course, homework will be assigned and graded and there will be a final exam at the end of the course.
Grading will be based on:
The Mannheim Master of Applied Data Science & Measurement program is certified according to the regulations of the ZFU (Staatliche Zentralstelle für Fernunterricht).
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