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BUS8402 Research Methodology 2

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business and Law
School or Department : Faculty of Business and Law


Pre-requisite: BUS8401 or MGT8401

Other requisites

Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at //


This course is designed to provide students with the capability to develop a research proposal and prepare and present the proposal, building research design skills. The course will assist students to develop research paper and proposal writing skills. It will also build presentation skills. Successful completion of this course requires undertaking assignments, participation in class activities, and acceptance of the research proposal. To facilitate interaction and communications between peers, supervisors and course team members, students will be introduced to and use some education technologies including e-Portfolio and virtual classroom. Thus students will require unfettered access to the Internet with a headset and web-cam, particularly off-campus students.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2012 External
Semester 1, 2012 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2012 External
Semester 2, 2012 On-campus Toowoomba