Dissertation Project VI

10 Units

Develops research skills and demonstrates the student's command of theory and research methods through their application in an original piece of empirical research. The dissertation project of approximately 30,000 - 40,000 words embodies an original investigation of an approved topic. Students must demonstrate competence in reviewing the appropriate literature, developing appropriate research questions and research methodologies, undertaking fieldwork and presenting the findings in a scholarly manner. This is part six of a six part dissertation project.

Faculty Faculty of Business and Law
School Newcastle Business School
Availability Trimester 3 - 2016 (WebLearn GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2016 (WebLearn GradSchool)
Trimester 1 - 2016 (WebLearn GradSchool)
Semester 2 - 2016 (HKMA - Hong Kong)
Semester 1 - 2016 (HKMA - Hong Kong)
Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. To enable completion of the DBA dissertation project.

Individually supervised research.

  • This course is only available to students enrolled in the Doctor of Business Administration program.
Assumed Knowledge GSBR6201 Research Methods I GSBR6202 Research Methods II GSBR6203 Literature Review GSBR6204 Research Proposal GSBR6301 Dissertation Project 1 GSBR6302 Dissertation Project II GSBR6303 Dissertation Project III GSBR6304 Dissertation Project IV GSBR6305 Dissertation Project V
Assessment Items
  • Thesis: Dissertation project
Contact Hours
  • Individual Supervision: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetable 2016 Course Timetables for GSBR6306
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