- Code MGMT8006
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Management
- ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
- Course subject Management
- Areas of interest Management
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Zhen Chen
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2014
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This course aims to introduce research students to a scientific approach to the study of management, marketing and international business issues. The focus is on equipping students with the fundamental knowledge and skills for undertaking both quantitative and qualitative research and to critically evaluate research conducted by others. The course is divided into four interrelated segments: problem formulation/conceptualisation, implementation, analysis, and publication and communication of research findings. Due emphasis will be given to the use of computers in data analysis. At the end of the course, students can expect to have acquired an appreciation of the research process both as a craft and as methodology.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of the requirements for this course, students will be able to:
- identify research problems in management;
- review management literature;
- formulate research questions or hypotheses based on relevant management theories and research evidence;
- select and implement appropriate research designs,
- collect data;
- conduct data analysis with computer software such as SPSS;
- interpret data; and,
- write research reports.
See the course outline on the College courses page. Outlines are uploaded as they become available.
- Research proposal (including oral presentation 10%) - 45%
- Data analysis assignment - 20%
- Individual critique assignment (1 article) - 15%
- Individual/group assignment and presentation (1 article) - 15%
- Class contribution - 5%
All components of the above assessment are compulsory and must be submitted. To achieve an automatic pass grade in this course you must obtain 50% or more as a scaled aggregate mark.
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2x 3 hour workshops plus self directed study
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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4490||17 Feb 2014||07 Mar 2014||31 Mar 2014||30 May 2014||In Person||N/A|