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Archived Curricula Guide 2017–2019
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HALHAS17 Research on Public Management and Organizations 5 ECTS
Organised by
Degree Programme in Administrative Studies
Administrative Science
Person in charge
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
School of Management
Curricula 2015 – 2017

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to provide insights of the recent and ongoing research and research methodology in administrative sciences and in multidisciplinary settings. The emphasis is paid for the interaction between empirical data, concepts and theory. Students will learn how to review literature, apply theories and concepts and how to build up innovative research settings. After this course the students are able to build up and assess critically research process and research settings in the field of public administration and management.


The course consist an introductory lecture (3 h) and case examples on research projects (17 h) provided by visiting faculty, senior project researchers and PhD students working in the field of administrative sciences and management studies. Researchers will highlight the practical decisions, solutions and challenges related to different stages of their research process. The students will write a learning diary in which they will reflect the lectures and the literature provided by the lecturers. In addition students will propose a research setting related to their own research theme.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 20 h 0 h
Independent work

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
In English
Further information 

The course includes a written asignment


Numeric 1-5.

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Management
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Faculty of Management