Research Methods

ICT80011 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students

Duration

  • One Semester or equivalent
     

Contact hours

  • 24 Hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2022 teaching periods

Hawthorn

Higher Ed. Semester 1 Higher Ed. Semester 2

Dates:
28 Feb 22 - 29 May 22

Results:
5 Jul 22

Last self enrolment:
13 Mar 22

Census:
31 Mar 22

Last withdraw without fail:
15 Apr 22

Dates:
1 Aug 22 - 30 Oct 22

Results:
6 Dec 22

Last self enrolment:
14 Aug 22

Census:
31 Aug 22

Last withdraw without fail:
16 Sep 22


Prerequisites

Anti-requisites:

Aims and objectives

Students will learn how to professionally conduct research/project, present research/project objectives, write research/project proposals and write research/project reports/ papers.
  • Defining research
  • Specifying roles of student and supervisor
  • Developing a research/project question/problem/objective
  • Presentation techniques
  • Reviewing the literature
  • Planning research/project design
  • Ethics
  • Writing a research/project proposal
  • Critical thinking
  • Qualitative and quantitative research methodologies
  • Writing a research paper and a technical report with corresponding writing skills