The course is held in the spring semester.
The primary modes of delivery are online Webinars and online learning.
Quantitative Research Methods.
Focus in Sport Management research.
Lecture slides and spreadsheets, research articles and videos.
Text Book Discovering Statistics Using IBM SPSS Statistics (5th Edition) by Andy Field Publishers: SAGE Publishing
ISBN-13: 978-1526436566, ISBN-10: 1526436566
Microsoft Excel, Webropol
Heikki Peltonen, Osmo Laitila, Aila Ahonen
Research articles-based assignment (50% weight)-Individual work: Each one of you must choose one research article. You may choose the article either from RESEARCH ARTICLES folder available in the Moodle or pick one by yourself.
In the case of former, you must reserve your article via the Discussion Forum message thread only.
In the latter case, you must receive my consent regarding the article before you proceed. After I give my consent then mention the details of your chosen article in the Discussion Forum in the same message thread mentioned before. The basic criterial of the selection of the article is that it must have review of literature, hypotheses, methodology, analysis (descriptive and inferential) and of course discussion.
Whatever the case may be no two or more students can choose the same article.
You are required to analyze the following issues in your presentation: research questions/objectives, hypotheses, methodology, analysis, finding and implications, any limitations.
You are required to submit a word file (1200 or more words).
2. Online written examination (50% weight)
Based on contents studied in the lecture slides and recommended research articles, there will a one hour long online written examination. You will be required to attempt two out of three questions.
There are several possibilities to participate in the international projects.
09.01.2023 - 26.03.2023
Lectures 27 h
Assignments 54 h
Independent study 54 h
Total 135h ( one credit equals 27 hours of student work)
01.11.2022 - 05.01.2023
5 - 30
Open UAS 5
Master's Degree Programme in Sport Business Management
School of Business