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BDBA905 Research Methodology I

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The research process from the theories of research epistemologies through generating research ideas and developing a research design.

Paper title Research Methodology I
Paper code BDBA905
Subject Doctor of Business Administration
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (11 January 2021 - 5 March 2021) (Distance learning)
1st Non standard period (11 January 2021 - 5 March 2021) (On campus)
2nd Non standard period (28 June 2021 - 20 August 2021) (On campus)
2nd Non standard period (28 June 2021 - 20 August 2021) (Distance learning)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,380.11
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,177.04

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Limited to
DBA
Notes
This paper includes a compulsory on-campus component.
Contact
otago-dba@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
To be confirmed
Paper Structure
Topics:
  • Science and Philosophy of Research
  • Research Process
  • Research Philosophies
  • Generating Research Ideas
  • Research Design
Teaching Arrangements
Taught through seminars and online through Blackboard
Textbooks
Readings will be made available through Blackboard.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Ethics, Research, Communication, Information literacy.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete the paper will gain

  1. A highly developed ability to 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
  2. A highly developed understanding of a range of methodologies available for conducting research into businesses and organisations, understanding the contexts for which each method is appropriate and its strengths and weaknesses in each case
  3. A highly developed ability to identify the different epistemological assumptions that underpin any piece of research and appreciate the value and limitations of these in various applications

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (11 January 2021 - 5 March 2021)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

1st Non standard period (11 January 2021 - 5 March 2021)

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

2nd Non standard period (28 June 2021 - 20 August 2021)

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

2nd Non standard period (28 June 2021 - 20 August 2021)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

The research process from the theories of research epistemologies through generating research ideas and developing a research design.

Paper title Research Methodology I
Paper code BDBA905
Subject Doctor of Business Administration
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (17 January 2022 - 11 March 2022) (On campus)
1st Non standard period (17 January 2022 - 11 March 2022) (Distance learning)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2022 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to
DBA
Notes
This paper includes a compulsory on-campus component.
Contact
otago-dba@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
To be confirmed
Paper Structure
Topics:
  • Science and Philosophy of Research
  • Research Process
  • Research Philosophies
  • Generating Research Ideas
  • Research Design
Teaching Arrangements
Taught through seminars and online through Blackboard
Textbooks
Readings will be made available through Blackboard.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Ethics, Research, Communication, Information literacy.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete the paper will gain

  1. A highly developed ability to 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
  2. A highly developed understanding of a range of methodologies available for conducting research into businesses and organisations, understanding the contexts for which each method is appropriate and its strengths and weaknesses in each case
  3. A highly developed ability to identify the different epistemological assumptions that underpin any piece of research and appreciate the value and limitations of these in various applications

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (17 January 2022 - 11 March 2022)

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

Block Teaching

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 08:00-16:50 3
Tuesday 08:00-16:50 3
Wednesday 08:00-16:50 3
Thursday 08:00-16:50 3
Friday 08:00-16:50 3

1st Non standard period (17 January 2022 - 11 March 2022)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

Block Teaching

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 08:00-16:50 3
Tuesday 08:00-16:50 3
Wednesday 08:00-16:50 3
Thursday 08:00-16:50 3
Friday 08:00-16:50 3