Research Thesis 1

Course code BUSN4200
Available in 2015
2015 Course Timetables

Description

Commencing a research thesis of approximately 20,000 words.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 2 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Develop and articulate a research problem.

2. Link the research problem to an appropriate body of literature, identifying specific question(s) to be addressed.

3. Select and execute an appropriate research design.

4. Prepare draft thesis chapters corresponding to outcomes 1, 2 and 3.

Content

On completion of this course students will be able to:

  1. Develop and articulate a research problem.
  2. Link the research problem to an appropriate body of literature, identifying specific question(s) to be addressed.
  3. Select and execute an appropriate research design.
  4. Prepare draft thesis chapters corresponding to outcomes 1, 2 and 3.

Requisites

This course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Business (Honours) or Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) programs.

Assumed Knowledge

An undergraduate degree with at least a GPA of 5.0 with a major in a relevant business discipline.

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Research Design

Written Assignment: Draft thesis chapters in collaboration with supervisor

Contact Hours

Individual Supervision

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term