Course Title: Workshop - Creating, Analysing and Interpreting Data

Part A: Course Overview

Course Title: Workshop - Creating, Analysing and Interpreting Data

Credit Points: 4.00

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Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

Course Coordinator: A/Prof John Newton

Course Coordinator Phone: +61 3 9925 3239

Course Coordinator Email: john.newton@rmit

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Ability to successfully negotiate participative action research project in an organisational setting. BUSM2250

Course Description

Supports students in their choice of data collection methods and subsequent analysis and interpretation of the data

Objectives/Learning Outcomes/Capability Development

See below

On completing this course you will be able to:
• Assess the rigour of the choice data collection methods
• Select the relevant themes and working hypotheses that emerge from the data
• Design qualitative data collection methods appropriate to an organisational problem
• Collect research data in a rigorous, professional and ethical manner
• Analyse qualitative data

Overview of Learning Activities

Supervised review of field research methods and data

Overview of Learning Resources

All learning resources are available from RMIT’s Blackboard

Overview of Assessment

Active participation