Research Design (7010GBS)

Research is the heart of social inquiry. This course fulfills one of the core requirements in preparation of researchers, by providing an introduction to the variety of approaches to designing good research. We will survey both quantitative and qualitative designs, from experiments to case studies, and map their fit to theory and research question, as well as their advantages and disadvantages. Prerequisites: NIL Co-requisites: NIL Incompatibles: 7001GBS Research Design and Methods (Research Methods and Design). Online Mode: material will be provided week-by-week in accordance with the course schedule. Prior to enrolling in this course it is expected that you have nominated a supervisor for your dissertation and have discussed a topic of research with that Supervisor.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Postgraduate

Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 2Nathan Trimester 1Online Trimester 1Online Trimester 2

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Griffith Business School

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (42047) Open Weeks 1 - 5, Mid-Trimester Break, 6 - 12 This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Griffith Business School

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Seminar
Seminar (40860) Open Tuesday 09:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G42 3.06
Griffith Business School
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
25 February 2019
Last day to add a course
10 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
24 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
28 April 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Griffith Business School

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (13251) Open Weeks 1 - 7, Mid-Trimester Break, 8 - Study week This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
25 February 2019
Last day to add a course
10 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
24 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
28 April 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Griffith Business School

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Seminar
Seminar (10970) Open Thursday 10:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 11
N53 -1.21
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Griffith Business School

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Seminar
Seminar (41810) Open Tuesday 09:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G42 3.06
Griffith Business School
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Griffith Business School

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (40166) Open Weeks 1 - 5, Mid-Trimester Break, 6 - 12 This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.