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MANT415 Advanced Research Practice

Course Outline: MANT415 - Semester 1 2017 (PDF, 330KB)

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Provides both a theoretical understanding of research methods and the practical aspects of using such methods in student research.

Paper title Advanced Research Practice
Paper code MANT415
Subject Management
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,037.87
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Pre or Corequisite
MANT 414
Course outline
View the course outline MANT 415
Learning Outcomes
To be advsied.
Contact
management@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
To be advised
Textbooks
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.

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Provides both a theoretical understanding of research methods and the practical aspects of using such methods in student research.

This paper gives students an overall understanding of the research process, particularly focusing on qualitative research methods. It is a key foundation course for other 400-level papers, and for postgraduate research degrees in Management.

Paper title Advanced Research Practice
Paper code MANT415
Subject Management
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Pre or Corequisite
MANT 414
Contact
management@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
To be advised.
Textbooks
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
Upon successful completion of this paper, you should be able to:
  • Identify the different epistemological assumptions that underpin research, and appreciate the value and limitations of these in various applications.
  • Appreciate a range of qualitative methodologies available for conducting research into management and organisations.
  • Understand the contexts for which each method is appropriate; and its strengths and weaknesses.
  • Develop research objectives, research questions, and design an interview schedule to generate qualitative data.
  • Be familiar with different types of interviews and have experience in conducting interviews.
  • Understand approaches to analysing qualitative data using NVivo software.
Course outline
View the course outline MANT 415

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard