Quantitative Methods (7011GBS)

This course prepares students to undertake quantitative research design and analysis of data. This course will be divided into two major sections: 1) methods for quantitative research and, 2) quantitative statistical techniques for analysing data. The course includes theory testing, causal inference, and designing research instruments. A range of statistical techniques and methods are introduced, using appropriate software tools. Topics in research methods include: Primary and Secondary Data Analysis, Sampling, Survey Design and Validation. Topics in quantitative techniques include: Descriptive and Inferential Statistics, and Single-equation Regression models with two and three variables, including estimation and inference. It also examines how regression is used and interpreted when data do not conform to some of its basic assumptions, such as normality or homoscedasticity of errors. This course is offered: Gold Coast: Trimester 2 Day Online: Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Nathan: Trimester 1 Day 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. Incompatible: 7002GBS Advanced Research Methodologies

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Postgraduate

Student contribution band

Band 2

Usually available

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

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

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

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Computer Laboratory
Computer Laboratory (40861) Open Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 2 - 5, 6 - 9
G02 1.26H
Clinical Sciences Building
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Seminar
Seminar (44702) Open Wednesday 10:00 - 12:50
Weeks 2 - 5, 6 - 10
G42 3.04
Griffith Business School
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

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

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (42048) Open 15 July 2019 - 20 October 2019 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

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Computer Laboratory
Computer Laboratory (10971) Wednesday 14:00 - 15:50
Weeks 2 - 7, 8 - 12
N50 -1.03
Business Building
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Seminar
Seminar (14960) Wednesday 11:00 - 12:50
Weeks 2 - 7, 8 - 12
N25 0.06
Science 1 Building
Nathan 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

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (13252) Open Weeks 1 - 7, Mid-Trimester Break, 8 - Exam week This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
18 July 2018
Last day to add a course
31 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
14 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
11 September 2018

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

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Computer Laboratory
Computer Laboratory (41811) Open Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
18 July 2018 - 8 August 2018,
22 August 2018 - 12 September 2018
G02 1.26H
Clinical Sciences Building
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Seminar
Seminar (44710) Open Wednesday 10:00 - 12:50
18 July 2018 - 8 August 2018,
22 August 2018 - 19 September 2018
G42 3.04
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 (40522) Open Weeks 2 - 5, Mid-Trimester Break, 6 - Exam week This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.