DETAILED COURSE CONTENT



Course Code :

COMT42118


Title :
Dissertation

Type/Status :

Compulsory

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This course module is designed to develop students’ research ability for enabling them to carrying out their own research independently.
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By the end of this course unit students should be able to;
  • collect primary data and obtain secondary data from various sources.
  • summarize data using statistical techniques and making conclusions
  • write a research report.


Course Content :

Research methodologies such as inductive and deductive methods, literature review, formulating hypotheses and testing them, data collection methods and summarizing, report writing techniques.


Method of Teaching & Learning:

Research work

Scheme of Evaluation:

Students are required to obtain the department approval for the selected research topics. Students are provided with a brief lecture series on research methodology and individual supervisors. The research report of at least 10,000 words should be submitted to the Examination Branch according to a deadline given, and it is marked out of 100 marks.

Recommended Readings: Rao K. O., (1993), Research Methodology in Commerce and Management, Sterling Publishers (Pvt) Ltd. New Delhi.

Remengi D., Williams et.al, (1998), Doing Research Business and Management, Sage publications.