|Brisbane - The Hotel School||Session 2,3||Session 2,3|
|Melbourne - The Hotel School||Session 2,3||Session 2,3|
|Sydney - The Hotel School||Session 2,3||Session 2,3|
Explores the value of scientific research in supporting decision making in hospitality organisations, and engages with essential skills including research methodologies and the process of informing a research project. Students will undertake a research project applying the key stages of the research process through integrating skills gained in earlier units.
There are six (6) topics in this unit:
- Introduction to research
- The research process
- Designing and conducting research
- The elements of successful research
- Research methodologies
- Writing a professional research report
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||Produce and present proposals outlining hospitality research project plans for critical review||Intellectual rigour|
|2||Using various research methodologies, collect and critically analyse relevant information to inform a research topic||Intellectual rigour||Lifelong learning|
|3||Follow the research process to develop an informed and professional report addressing a real-time research problem and provide recommendations that are evidence-based||Intellectual rigour||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
|4||Communicate and present research findings (orally, written) across various settings (academia, hospitality industry)||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
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Teaching and assessment
Brisbane - The Hotel School
Melbourne - The Hotel School
Sydney - The Hotel School
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2020 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 3
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