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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 Semester 1 (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,113.72
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,177.04

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Prerequisite
72 300-level MANT points
Contact
management@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff

Co-ordinator: Annie Zhang

Teaching Arrangements

This paper is taught via lectures and workshops.

Textbooks

Textbooks 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

Students who successfully complete this paper 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
  • Identify 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

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Timetable

Semester 1

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Thursday 10:00-12:50 9-13, 15-22

Introduction to the research process covering philosophy, literature reviews and qualitative and quantitative research methods.

Paper title Research Process
Paper code MANT414
Subject Management
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period(s) Semester 1 (On campus)
1st Non standard period (1 August 2022 - 28 October 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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Prerequisite
72 300-level MANT points
Limited to
BCom(Hons), PGDipCom, MIntBus, MSusBus, MCom
Contact
management@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff

Co-ordinator: Annie Zhang

Teaching Arrangements

This paper is taught via lectures and workshops.

Textbooks

Textbooks 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

Students who successfully complete this paper should be able to

  • Understand different quantitative and qualitative 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
  • Identify managerial 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

^ Top of page

Timetable

Semester 1

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Friday 10:00-12:50 9-15, 17-22

1st Non standard period (1 August 2022 - 28 October 2022)

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