BU4062 - Current Issues in Business Research
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Business, Law & Governance
BU4062 is specifically designed for students who plan to do research of their own
and/or who are interested in contemporary research issues in Business. It is structured
around a series of staff seminars and is designed to add to students' general view
of research in the School of Business whilst also allowing individual students to
'specialise' developing detailed awareness and knowledge of contemporary issues within
a specific discipline. The staff seminars will be based on current research projects,
so topics will change each year.
- Have a broad awareness of current research issues in business, including different
topics, methodological approaches, and applications / interpretations of ideas;
- Have gained some discipline-specific knowledge, acquired through the research seminars
and through scholarly journals;
- Have increased 'journal literacy', and more refined oral and written presentation
- Have some perspective on the way in which discipline-specific research fits into a
broader research agenda;
- Have a good understanding of how to turn an interesting idea, into a research project/proposal.
- presentations (40%)
- tutorial attendance and participation (10%)
- assignments (50%).
Study Period 1
|Census Date 26-Mar-2020
||Dr Daniel Grainger
||Professor Zhang-Yue Zhou.
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately
- 39 hours workshops/Seminars
- assessment and self-directed study
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest