Core Module Information
Module title: Leadership in Business Practice Project

SCQF level: 11:
SCQF credit value: 60.00
ECTS credit value: 30

Module code: SOE11163
Module leader: Paul Wagner
School The Business School
Subject area group: Management
Prerequisites

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

The module has been designed to enable you to develop your knowledge, and skills as an independent business consultant and produce a business report for a chosen business problem.The module comprises of a seminar series that help students to gain necessary research skills to conduct an independent business research. Topics include:Seminar 1: Research Process and Planning Seminar 2: Research problem identification and developing a design Seminar 3: Business Research Proposal development Seminar 4: How to do a Literature Review Seminar 5: Data, Data Collection and Sampling Seminar 6: Qualitative Research and Data analysis Methods Seminar 7: Quantitative Data analysis Methods Seminar 8: Writing, Communicating and Reporting Research

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: Identify and explain the main components of a business proposal.

LO2: Identify the sources of literature and methods for a literature review for a business problem of choice.

LO3: Present the steps involved in a business research and propose suitable analytical techniques, evaluating strengths and weaknesses of qualitative and quantitative research methods.

LO4: Critically analyse data and communicate research findings verbally and in writing.

LO5: Reflect on the process of learning research skills and appreciate them in the business practice and profession.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, In Person,
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Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: In Person
Location of delivery: CRAIGLOCKHAR
Partner:
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Mahinda Yapa Mudiyanselage
Module Organiser:


Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Seminar 20
Face To Face Practical classes and workshops 20
Face To Face Project Supervision 20
Online GROUPIND_STUDY 140
Online Guided independent study 400
Total Study Hours600
Expected Total Study Hours for Module600


Assessment
Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Report 10 1~2~3 Week 4 , WORDS= 1500
Report 75 2~3~4~5 Exam Period , WORDS= 10000
Oral Presentation 15 2~3~4 Week 5 HOURS= 0.2
Component 1 subtotal: 25
Component 2 subtotal: 75
Module subtotal: 100

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