Not currently available in 2020
This unit will provide students with the opportunity to apply the theories, concepts and skills they have acquired during their degree to a real-world situation. They will apply their knowledge to a management situation in the for-profit, not-for-profit or voluntary sector. Students will assess and analyse a workplace situation in order to develop a solution for implementation in Industry Project II.
- Introduction to industry research
- Asking the right questions, including ethical dimensions of research projects
- Overview of quantitative research methods.
- Overview of qualitative reserach methods.
- Developing a research project: key concepts of managing a project.
- Designing a research project
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||Identify and justify business/industry related problems or issues worthy of investigation||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
|2||Create and present an ethical and achievable research design based on appropriate methods.||Ethical practice|
|3||Develop, pilot and apply critical research tools that have the potential to solicit required data to analyse a given problem.||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
|4||Demonstrate an understanding of various research methodologies and their applicability to an industry context.||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills||Cultural competence|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2020 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 3
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