711-0607/07 – Sociological Research Techniques (TSV)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Social SciencesCredits2
Subject guarantorPhDr. Oldřich Solanský, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorPhDr. Oldřich Solanský, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2005/2006Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFEI, HGF, FSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master, Bachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KOW01 Mgr. Petra Kowaliková, Ph.D.
SOL06 PhDr. Oldřich Solanský, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 0+2
Combined Graded credit 0+6

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

test project

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Reading professional literature

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction in the issue of sociological research 2. Methodology of quantitave research 3. Quantitative method in the sociological research 4. Questionnaire, public inquiry 5. Interview 6. Observing, experiment 7. Analysis of documents 8. Sociometry, semantic differential 9. Introduction to the study of company culture 10. Social and ethical audit 11. Social audit of company culture 12. Partial projects of the social audit of company culture

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2011/2012 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded exercises evaluation Graded credit 100 (100) 0
        Other task type Other task type 100  0
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