Last modified: 15 Oct 2021 11:00
This course introduces students to what is involved in undertaking business research in practice. Within lectures, tutorials and workshops students will develop an understanding of: Information retrieval and critical analysis; Philosophical issues in the construction of knowledge; Accessing and gathering quantitative and qualitative data; Data analysis; Student/Supervisor expectations.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
Students will undertake sessions in: - Information retrieval - Critical analysis - Planning - Accessing and gathering quantitative and qualitative data - Data analysis - Ethical considerations - Student/Supervisor expectations (Students are expected to have participated in an Avoiding Plagiarism workshop prior to undertaking this course.)
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
Group research proposal presentation (30%)
Individual Quantitative research assignment (30%)
1,500-words Qualitative research assignment (40%)
Alternative Resit Assessment
Resit failed element
There are no assessments for this course.
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Factual||Remember||ILO’s for this course are available in the course guide.|