Masters Research Project Part A
Begin an in-depth research project that will stretch across two subjects and 9,000 words.Show specialised project management knowledge. Develop a proposal and dive into the literature. Continue your exploration in Masters Research Project Part B.
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- demonstrate the application of theoretical knowledge and skills to plan an academic research-based project or piece of scholarship
- implement a detailed proposal and work plan for an advanced and integrated research project
- investigate and critically evaluate relevant information through an international literature search and resulting in a substantial literature review
- Research proposal
- Literature search
- Literature review
- Human research ethics
You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:
No additional requirements
This subject will provide you with the opportunity to apply expert, specialised cognitive and technical skills in a body of knowledge of project management to independently plan and execute a significant research-based project or piece of scholarship.
This subject is the first of two subjects (MPM 9501 and MPM 9502) that culminate in a 9,000 word research project that demonstrates a high level of synthesis of concepts and prepares the student for lifelong learning in pursuit of personal development and excellence in professional practice.
You will generate a plan to investigate and report on special issues pertaining to a relevant research topic from within the area of Project Management, and within the context of a specialism of interest, if applicable. You will undertake a comprehensive literature search and literature review in accordance with a research proposal prepared in the pre-requisite MPM 8501 subject. Projects which involve empirical research will need to apply for human research ethics approval as a pre-requisite for subsequently conducting the research in Masters Research Project Part B.
- Research proposal (4000-4500 words) (100%)
Current study term: 17 Jul 22 to 23 Oct 22
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