- Code: PROF.9002
- Fee: $3,420*
- Level: 9
- Credits: 60
- EFTS: 0.5
- Subject: Tertiary Teaching
|Study options||Part-time, BlendEd|
|Work experience||15 (approximate total hours)|
|Offered (indicative)||Semester 2|
|Pre-requisite||PROF.8015 Ngā Tikanga Rangahau: Research Protocols OR PROF.8019 Applied Clinical Research for Health Professionals|
|Related programmes||Master of Applied Professional Studies - Mentoring and Leadership;|
Undertake a sustained research project and develop critical analysis skills for evaluating the quality of research, and for determining the different approaches to research such as quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods.
Identify a relevant area to research, formulate a research proposal including: research questions and theories, conduct literature reviews and select relevant methodological approaches through data analysis, as well as implement the research and critically analyse the findings to present in a research report.
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Formulate and articulate a meaningful and researchable topic based on critical review of a substantial range of published literature.
- Select and justify appropriate research methods/methodology to address specific research question(s).
- Prepare a full research proposal and ethics application effectively.
- Carry out data collection strictly following the established ethical procedures.
- Critically analyse and interpret data using relevant data analysis methods taking into consideration factors that may impact on the meaning of the data.
- Complete a comprehensive research report that conforms to academic conventions.
*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.
*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016
Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017