If you plan to embark on postgraduate study and want to hone your academic research skills before you start, this course is perfect for you.
You learn the skills required to write a research proposal and carry out a research project. The course gives students an understanding of practice-based research and offers an opportunity to plan and implement a small research project.
The role of an academic researcher doesn’t stop there. You learn how to communicate your findings in a written report and oral presentation. These highly relevant skills will set you up for academic study and will also prove invaluable for any future management role in a professional context.
Upon successfully completing the requirements you'll receive the award of:
- Short Award in Professional Studies
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19 weeks part-time
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- Employment opportunities where research will complement your professional career
Topics you'll cover
Content covered in this course:
- What is research
- Research methodology
- Writing a research proposal
- Literature reviews
- Research reports
- Ethics of research
- Kaupapa Māori methodology
- Carrying out a practice based research
- Presentation skills
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English language requirements
IELTS Academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5 or completed New Zealand Certificate in English Language Level 4 with the Academic Endorsement or meets a relevant English Proficiency Outcome as outlined by NZQA.
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- 19 weeks part-time