units

BEG4030

Faculty of Business and Economics

Undergraduate, Postgraduate - Unit

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6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

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LevelUndergraduate, Postgraduate
FacultyFaculty of Business and Economics
OfferedGippsland First semester 2013 (Day)
Gippsland Second semester 2013 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Professor Alan Lawton

Synopsis

Under the guidance of an academic supervisor, this subject allows a student to independently gain in-depth discipline knowledge in a selected area of business and commerce as a foundation to the completion of an honours research project. The student will complete a prescribed list of readings, undertake further independent literature studies, and complete other learning activities and assessments considered appropriate for the selected field of study.

Outcomes

The learning goals associated with this unit are to:

  1. analyse the literature to determine the broad research methodology appropriate for the chosen research project
  2. synthesise the literature to inform the student's research method design and implementation
  3. critically evaluate the literature and present in written and/or oral form key arguments related to the selection of methods for the research project
  4. demonstrate practical skills in data collection and/or analysis.

Assessment

Within semester assessment: 100%

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