711-0607/02 – Sociological Research Techniques (TSV)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Social SciencesCredits2
Subject guarantorPhDr. Oldřich Solanský, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorPhDr. Anna Papřoková, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1995/1996Year of cancellation2002/2003
Intended for the facultiesIntended for study types
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
PAP40 PhDr. Anna Papřoková, Ph.D.
SOL06 PhDr. Oldřich Solanský, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 0+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

To acquire basic knowledge and skills in the sphere of the social scientific research, to elaborate a research project and to construct adequate sociological techniques for collecting, analyzing and interpreting of necessary data, research report and draft of optimal measures and changes in the organization directed specifically also in the sphere of company culture.

Teaching methods

Seminars
Individual consultations
Tutorials
Project work

Summary

The subject of study is divided in three parts. The first general part presents the basic concepts and methods of sociological research. The central point hereof is presented by basic techniques of sociological research, their characteristics, structure and application in connection with the method used. The specific partis focused on the application of the said techniques in research and realization of a social audit, especially in the sphere of company culture. The tuition is oriented first of all at the constrution and application of the techniques of sociological reearch with the goal to learn and apply them in studying the social reality of a company and in the research of company culture.

Compulsory literature:

BABBIE, R. <I>The practice of social research. 9th ed</I>. Belmont: Wadsworth, 2001. ISBN 0-534-57474-2 BRYMAN, Alan. Social Research Methods (Third Edition). Oxford University Press. 2008. MCENVOY, C.,ANREW, D.,PEDERSEN, P. Research Methods and Design in Sport. London: Human Kinetics, 2011. ISBN 0-7360-7385-X

Recommended literature:

GIDDENS, Anthony. Sociology: a brief but critical introduction. Macmillan, 1982 Churton, M. Theory and Method, Basingstoke, Macmillan Press, 2000. 324 p. ISBN 033368110X SATIR, Virginia. The new peoplemaking. Science and Behavior Books, 1988 THORPE, R.,SMITH, M E.,LOWE, A. Management Research. An Introduction. 2. vyd. London: SAGE Publications, 2002. 194 s. ISBN 0-7619-7285-4

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Základní pojmy, cíl, druhy a historie empirického zkoumání. Vztah teorie a empirie. 2. Metodologie výzkumu. Formulace problému, funkce hypotéz. Validita a reliabilita. Kvalitativní a kvantitativní výzkum. 3. Výzkumný projekt a jeho části. Rozbor problematiky, reprezentativnost a typy výběrů, pojem měření. Triangulace. 4. Procedury. Druhy procedur a jejich použití. 5. Technika dotazníku a ankety. Typy otázek, škály. Projektivní techniky. Analýza dat a interpretace. 6. Technika rozhovoru /interview/. Typ rozhovoru, prostředí a záznamy. 7. Technika pozorování. Předmět, kategorie chování, posuzovací škály, záznam. Typy pozorování. 8. Experiment. Druhy experimentu, příprava, závislé a nezávislé proměnné. 9. Analýza. Věcné skutečnosti, dokumenty. Obsahová analýza, tvorba kategorií. 10. Sociometrie. Socioprefereční vztahy, sociometrická matice. Druhy sociogramů, indexy. Uplatnění v personální praxi. 11. Heuristické techniky. Brainstorming, delfská technika. Tématická příprava, personální výběr účastníků, základní pravidla, postup, vyhodnocení a použití. 12. Focus group. Příprava obsahová a věcná. Vedení a analýza FG. Kombinace pozorování, rozhovoru, experimentu. Vyhodnocení a využití. 13. Kvalitativní výzkum. Zásady a účel. Typy. Příprava, kódování a zobrazování dat, počítačová podpora.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation Credit 85  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

Show history

Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2001/2002 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T001) Economics Management in Raw Materials treatment Industry P Czech Ostrava 5 Optional study plan
2001/2002 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3902T033) systems Engineering in Raw Materials Treatment Industry P Czech Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2001/2002 (M6208) Business and Management (6208T011) Economics and Law in Business P Czech Ostrava 4 Choice-compulsory study plan
2001/2002 (M6208) Business and Management (6208T062) Marketing and Business (01) Marketing and Business P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2001/2002 (M2612) Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (2601T004) Measurement and Control Engineering P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2001/2002 (M2612) Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (2612T018) Electronics and Communication Technology P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2001/2002 (M2612) Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (2642T004) Electrical Machines, Apparatus and Drives (10) Elektrické stroje a přístroje P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2001/2002 (M2612) Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (2642T004) Electrical Machines, Apparatus and Drives (20) Elektrické pohony a výkonová elektronika P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2001/2002 (M2612) Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (3902T023) Computer Science P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2001/2002 (M2612) Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (3907T001) Electrical Power Engineering P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2000/2001 (M2612) Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (3902T023) Computer Science P Czech Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2000/2001 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T001) Economics Management in Raw Materials treatment Industry P Czech Ostrava 5 Optional study plan
2000/2001 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3902T033) systems Engineering in Raw Materials Treatment Industry P Czech Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2000/2001 (M6208) Business and Management (6208T062) Marketing and Business (01) Marketing and Business P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner