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About Study Course

Credit points / ECTS:2 / 3
Course supervisor:Romāns Putāns
Study type:Full time
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Business Management; Marketing and Advertising; Management Science
Branch of science:Economics


To provide students with knowledge and practical skills for carrying out research work.


No prior knowledge required.

Learning outcomes


Knowledge of the essence of the research, the research framework, its elements and their interconnection.
Understanding of research methods and their differences.
Knowledge of the principles of searching and structuring information sources.


Students are able to create a research framework and correctly define its elements.
Students are able to make an appropriate choice of research methods.
Students are able to apply quantitative and qualitative research methods.


Students are able to develop a logical and structured economic research methodology for analyzing socio-economic processes and developing management decisions.
Students are able to identify the necessary improvements of existing economic research methodology.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
International Business and Sustainable Economy, SBIE1Bachelor’sRequiredRomāns Putāns
International Marketing and Advertising, MR1Bachelor’sRequiredRomāns Putāns, Kristīne Blumfelde-Rutka
Startup Entrepreneurship, SUV1Bachelor’sRequiredRomāns Putāns, Kristīne Blumfelde-Rutka