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Unit of Study MNG03048 - Quantitative Research Methods (2014)

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Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

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1 Explain the range of methodologies appropriate to quantitative research
2 Explain how to develop a research question and conduct hypothesis testing
3 Discuss various sampling and measuring techniques and issues associated with quantitative research designs
4 Conduct, interpret and present in an academic and practitioner context a variety of quantitative analyses for different research questions
5 Demonstrate literacy skills to assist in reviewing, understanding and assessing published research in your specific field.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. Explain the range of methodologies appropriate to quantitative research
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    • GA4:
  2. Explain how to develop a research question and conduct hypothesis testing
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    • GA4:
  3. Discuss various sampling and measuring techniques and issues associated with quantitative research designs
    • GA3:
    • GA4:
  4. Conduct, interpret and present in an academic and practitioner context a variety of quantitative analyses for different research questions
    • GA1:
    • GA2:
    • GA5:
  5. Demonstrate literacy skills to assist in reviewing, understanding and assessing published research in your specific field.
    • GA1:
    • GA2:
    • GA5:

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