Management Dissertation PG (6254.7)
Band 3 2013-2020 (Expires 31 Dec 2020) Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021) Band 5 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
|Faculty:||Faculty of Business, Government & Law|
|Discipline:||Institute for Governance and Policy Analysis|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2021 Semester 1 DR Brendan McCAFFRIE (Ph: +61 2 62015991 ) ON-CAMPUS 2021 Semester 2 DR Brendan McCAFFRIE (Ph: +61 2 62015991 ) ON-CAMPUS
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Under the guidance of a supervisor, a student will complete a dissertation of approximately 15,000 words. The topic will have previously been approved by the MPA course convener.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Students will have conducted a substantial research project and written up the results;
2. Will know how to design and conduct research projects in the field of public sector management;
3. Will be able to ground theoretical elements of management in particular case study organisations; and
4. Will know how to interpret and present the results of research in management, including recommendations for future organisational action.
UC - Canberra, Bruce
- Semester 2, 2020
- Semester 1, 2020
Normally 39 hours of classroom and structured learning per semester.
Permission of course convener.