: Full written Research proposal
Due date: Week 14 via Turnitin
Word count: 2,000 words (an allowance of + or – 10% may be made)
Learning Outcomes Assessed
LO1 Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of business research to assess information needs and provide organizations with relevant, accurate, reliable, valid, and current information to aid management decision-making.
LO2 Identify relevant business issues facing within organisations and, demonstrate an awareness and understanding of major research paradigms and methodologies
LO3 Critically evaluate different business research strategies and approaches.
LO4 Recognise and articulate the value of ethical procedures, and appropriately incorporate ethical consideration when conducting research in business.
LO5 Design and develop a research proposal appropriate to a specified business context.
Assessment task: Final Research Project Proposal
Below is a structure of Research proposal:
Introduction What is it about and why it is important, research rationale
Background/Literature Review From where you set your research context
Research topic & Research questions Should be very clear and explicit
Research Aims and Objectives Should be very clear and explicit
Intended Methodology Clear research philosophy, how primary data will be collected, how sampling will be done, how data will be analysed
Appendix Can include project plan and Gantt chart