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Unit of Study MNG03048 - Quantitative Research Methods (2019)

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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:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 apply the range of methodologies appropriate to quantitative research
2 develop research questions and conduct hypothesis testing
3 apply 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. apply the range of methodologies appropriate to quantitative research
    • GA3:
  2. develop research questions and conduct hypothesis testing
    • GA3:
  3. apply various sampling and measuring techniques and issues associated with quantitative research designs
    • GA3:
  4. conduct, interpret and present in an academic and practitioner context a variety of quantitative analyses for different research questions
    • GA1:
    • GA5:
  5. demonstrate literacy skills to assist in reviewing, understanding and assessing published research in your specific field.
    • GA1:
    • GA5:

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