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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2017–2018
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COSOPOM2 Quantitative Research Methods and Comparative Research Design - 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Master's Degree Programme in Comparative Social Policy and Welfare
Faculty of Social Sciences

Learning outcomes

The aim is to enable the students to reflect and use quantitative research methods.
Students will be able
- to understand the methodology of quantitative research methods
- to identify different quantitative research methods
- to analyse data with one specified method for example regression or variance analysis

General description

The course gives an introduction into the methodology and practices of quantitative research, ways of analyzing quantitative data, deeper understanding about one specific quantitative research method and practices of analyzing data. This course focuses on quantitative research methods in general, and on specified methods such as regression and variance analysis.

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrolment time has expired


Aart-Jan Riekhoff, Teacher responsible


12-Jan-2018 – 26-Jan-2018
Lectures 9 hours
Fri 12-Jan-2018 - 26-Jan-2018 weekly at 9-12, Linna ML51
Group work


Numeric 1-5.

Further information

Only for the students of the following programmes:

- MDP in Peace, Mediation and Conflict Research

- MDP in Global and Transnational Sociology

- MDP in Public Choice

- MDP in Comparative Social Policy and Welfare

- MDP in Gender Studies