MGT3014 - Research Methods

年級:3 - 4
學分: 3
時間: 45小時
先修單元: MGT1002/BUS1002 Principles of Management or with the Instructor’s permission and upon endorsement of the relevant Chairperson and Programme Director
This module adopts a skill building approach that aims at providing students with practical

perspectives on how research can be applied in real business situations. Throughout the

module, students are expected to learn a full range of management research skills, including

research problem identification, data collection and analysis, and research report writing,

etc. These research concepts and techniques help students use research- or evidence-
based information for making management and other practical decisions. Real-life case

studies are required and examples are provided to give students a comprehensive view of

modern business research methods. It helps equip students with a basic understanding of

management research methods, so that they may conduct simple research projects in the

workplace. It also lays groundwork for students who want to pursue further studies that need

basic research concepts and skills.
Upon completion of this module, students should be able to:

  1. describe basic research methods for management and other business-related disciplines;

  2. explain how management research contributes to practice knowledge in business and management fields;

  3. apply management research concepts and techniques for conducting simple management research in the workplace or pursuing further studies in future; and

  4. apply research findings as evidence-based information to make managerial decisions in the workplace.