Advanced research methods 815

Module code GIG 815
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Gordon Institute of Business Science
Module content

This module helps students to conceptualise a research design. It covers how the choice of a research design relates to the chosen analytic method (Qualitative Research, Quantitative Research or Mixed Methods). Students are expected to relate the business challenge to the research design and to justify the selection of a given design for a given problem. The objectives of the module are to help students: make informed decisions about their research design; and understand the implications of selecting a given research design in particular around the questions that can be answered.

Module credits 15.00
NQF Level 09
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 28 contact hours
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Gordon Institute of Business Science
Period of presentation Semester 1 or Semester 2

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