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Course Objectives

This course aims to provide students with the necessary background and skills:

• To identify the major approaches to scientific research and related models for planning, analyzing, implementing and critiquing research.

• To understand the essential characteristics of basic research methods including quantitative, qualitative and mixed-methods models and their applications to substantive research questions in IS.

• To provide the knowledge and skills necessary to conduct research and to apply these skills in the development of a search proposal that investigates a question of personal interest in the field of IS.