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MANT414 Research Process

Topics in research, history, philosophy, theory and practice. Topic emphasis and learning methods vary according to instructor and student interest.

Paper title Research Process
Paper code MANT414
Subject Management
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,058.71
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,692.94

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72 300-level MANT points
Teaching staff
Coordinator: Dr Annie Zhang
Teaching Arrangements
Lectures / workshops.
Text books are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
By the end of the course you should be able to:
  • Understand different research approaches, the nature of knowledge and the ways it is produced and interpreted
  • Follow the argument of academic papers published in peer-reviewed journals written for an academic audience, and critically appreciate the research methods used to support these arguments
  • dentify research managerial and research problems, justify research questions and develop research hypotheses
  • Design and conduct a piece of research adopting a quantitative/qualitative approach
  • Write a well-articulated and logically structured research paper.
Course outline
View the course outline MANT 414

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First Semester

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system


Stream Days Times Weeks
L1 Monday 10:00-11:50 9-13, 15-17, 21-22