Dissertation Project V

Course code GSBR6305Units 10Level 6000Faculty of Business and LawNewcastle Business School

Develops research skills and demonstrates the student's command of theory and research methods through their application in an original piece of empirical research. The dissertation project of approximately 30,000 - 40,000 words embodies an original investigation of an approved topic. Students must demonstrate competence in reviewing the appropriate literature, developing appropriate research questions and research methodologies, undertaking fieldwork and presenting the findings in a scholarly manner. This is part five of a six part dissertation project.

Available in 2014

HKMA - Hong KongSemester 1, Semester 2
WebLearn GradSchoolTrimester 1, Trimester 2, Trimester 3
Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
ObjectivesTo enable completion of the DBA dissertation project.
ContentIndividually supervised research.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeGSBR6201 Research Methods I
GSBR6202 Research Methods II
GSBR6203 Literature Review
GSBR6204 Research Proposal
GSBR6301 Dissertation Project 1
GSBR6302 Dissertation Project II
GSBR6303 Dissertation Project III
GSBR6304 Dissertation Project IV
Modes of DeliveryFlexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
Teaching MethodsIndividual Supervision
Assessment Items
Other: (please specify)The dissertation project is examined by two examiners neither of whom are to be the supervisor.
Contact HoursIndividual Supervision: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Compulsory Components
Requisite by EnrolmentDoctor of Business Administration. This course is only available to students enrolled in the DBA program.
Timetables2014 Course Timetables for GSBR6305