INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH METHODS

CSE5REM

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this unit students examine the nature of research, the critical assessment of published research, quantitative and qualitative methods in research, planning research projects and the presentation of research findings.

FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorChris Cope

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects INT5REM

Equivalent subjects INT5REM

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsHow to Write a Better Thesis, 2nd ed.PrescribedEvans, D and Gruba, PMELBOURNE UNIVERSITY PRESS, CARLTON SOUTH, 2002

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Bendigo, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorChris Cope

Class requirements

Tutorial
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture
One 2.0 hours lecture per week and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 1,000-word annotated bibliography15
one 1,500-word literature review35
one 2,000-word research proposal (oral and written components)50

Bendigo, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorChris Cope

Class requirements

Lecture
One 2.0 hours lecture per week and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 1,000-word annotated bibliography15
one 1,500-word literature review35
one 2,000-word research proposal (oral and written components)50

Bendigo, 2014, Summer semester, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorChris Cope

Class requirements

Lecture
One 2.0 hours lecture per week and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 1,000-word annotated bibliography15
one 1,500-word literature review35
one 2,000-word research proposal (oral and written components)50