Postgraduate | CUR-PRM620-2023
Project Management Dissertation
Further develop your project from Project Management Research 1. Find relating literature, decide on a research methodology, collect and analyse your data and draw your conclusion – all under the eyes of a supervisor.
Part of a degree
- 27 Feb 2023,
- 29 May 2023,
- 28 Aug 2023
About this subject
What you'll learn
At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- evaluate existing literature that supports an argument related to the research
- create an appropriate research methodology to collect and analyse field study data in order to generate conclusions
- synthesise and communicate research findings.
- Module 1 - Introduction to Your Dissertation
- Module 2 - Staying on Track
- Module 3 - Research Methodology
- Module 4 - Your Topic
- Module 5 - Assessing Your Dissertation
- Progress as agreed with supervisor
This subject was previously known as Project Management Research 2.
The development and completion of the research dissertation initiated in Project Management Research 1 under the direction of a supervisor. Production of literature, determination of research methodology, collection and analysis of data, production of findings and conclusions.
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- Dissertation (100%)
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Part of a degree
To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:
- CUR-PRM-MAS-2023 - Master of Science (Project Management)
You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:
Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s).
No additional requirements
Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees