7.1 Required reading
Powerpoint presentations (Blackboard).
7.2 Optional reading
The following study material can be studied voluntarily :
Bryman, A. (2012) Social research methods (4th edition). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Pettey, G., Bracken, C. & Pask, E. (2017) Communication research methodology. New York: Routledge.
Merrigan, G. & Huston, C.L. (2015) Communication research methods (3rd edition). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Tracy, S.J. (2013) Qualitative research methods: Collecting evidence, crafting analysis, communicating impact. Malden: Wiley-Blackwell.
Wrench, J.S. (2016) Quantitative research methods for communication: A hands-on approach. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Weerakkody, N. (2015) Research methods for media and communication (2nd edition). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
For useful tips & tricks on paraphrasing, citing and referencing, we strongly advise students to consult the folder ‘Citing and referencing academic sources’ in the English Blackboard environment: https://blackboard.uantwerpen.be/webapps/blackboard/content/listContentEditable.jsp?content_id=_2144769_1&course_id=_74421_1.
Dutch speaking students can consult the Blackboard course ‘Zelfstudiepakket Academische Bronverwerking’ under ‘Mijn Studie’.