This page is for the academic year 2021-22. The current handbook year is 2022-23No such Code for pgprog: N1A060No such Code for pgprog: N1A260
Department: Management and Marketing
BUSINESS RESEARCH: FUNCTIONS AND DISCIPLINES
||Not available in 2021/22
- As specified in the Special Regulations.
Excluded Combination of Modules
- To develop the advanced knowledge and skills needed to design and implement a research project in business/management at doctoral level.
- Identifying the research question;
- Designing and implementing the research project;
- Analysing and writing up the results;
- Identifying potential difficulties and how they might be overcome.
- By the end of the module students should:
- be able to identify theoretically relevant research questions;
- be able to identify ways in which those questions might be addressed.
- By the end of the module students should have:
- enhanced their acquisition of the advanced skills necessary to access, collect and analyse data and summarise the results.
- By the end of the module students should have further enhanced their acquisition of the advanced skills needed to plan, implement, report, and manage a programme of research.
Modes of Teaching, Learning and Assessment and how these contribute to
the learning outcomes of the module
- The learning outcomes will be met through a combination of lectures, guided reading, group and individual exercises including the use of case studies.
- The assessment of the module, by research proposal, is designed to test studentsâ€™ ability to identify a relevant research question, and how it might be addressed using appropriate advanced research skills.
Teaching Methods and Learning Hours
||10 hours in total
||8 hours in total
|Preparation & Reading
|Component: Written assignment
||Component Weighting: 100%
||Length / duration
||4000 words (maximum)
Student presentations, case studies, feedback on performance in practical classes.
■ Attendance at all activities marked with this symbol will be monitored. Students who fail to attend these activities, or to complete the summative or formative assessment specified above, will be subject to the procedures defined in the University's General Regulation V, and may be required to leave the University