MBAM614-21T3 (C) Term Three 2021

Business Research Methods

5 points

Start Date: Monday, 6 September 2021
End Date: Sunday, 28 November 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 19 September 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 5 November 2021


This course aims to prepare MBA students to undertake a business research consulting project. Students will be exposed to relevant business research methods that are most likely to be adopted for systematic data collection processes, inclusive of various methods of recording, analysing and interpreting data. Additionally, this course assists students in identifying the scope of their research projects based on information required to address a specific business problem. The course eventuates in a draft proposal for MBAM 680. It is intended that this course is taken towards the end of the degree’s workload just prior to commencing MBAM680.


90 points from MBAM601, MBAM602, MBAM603, MBAM604, MBAM605, MBAM606, MBAM610, MBAM613, MBAM615, MBAM620

Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 17:00 - 20:00 Rehua 620
6 Sep - 12 Sep
20 Sep - 26 Sep
4 Oct - 10 Oct
25 Oct - 31 Oct

Course Coordinator

For further information see Master of Business Administration Programme on the departments and colleges page


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Concept note and research question 20% Concept note and research question
Peer review and feedback 10% Peer review and feedback
Proposal 70% Proposal

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,012.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Master of Business Administration Programme on the department and colleges page.

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