Quantitative Methods (7011GBS)

This course prepares students to undertake quantitative research design and analysis of data. This course will be divided into two major sections: 1) methods for quantitative research and, 2) quantitative statistical techniques for analysing data. The course includes theory testing, causal inference, and designing research instruments. A range of statistical techniques and methods are introduced, using appropriate software tools. Topics in research methods include: Primary and Secondary Data Analysis, Sampling, Survey Design and Validation. Topics in quantitative techniques include: Descriptive and Inferential Statistics, and Single-equation Regression models with two and three variables, including estimation and inference. It also examines how regression is used and interpreted when data do not conform to some of its basic assumptions, such as normality or of errors. Prerequisites: NIL Co-requisites: NIL Incompatibles: 7002GBS Advanced Research Methodologies Online Mode: material will be provided week-by-week in accordance with the course schedule. Prior to enrolling in this course it is expected that you have nominated a supervisor for your dissertation and have discussed a topic of research with that Supervisor.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Postgraduate

Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 2Nathan Trimester 1Online Trimester 1Online Trimester 2

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

Course start date
18 July 2022
Last date to add a course
31 July 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
15 August 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
18 September 2022

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (42109) Open Monday 12:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G02 1.26H
Clinical Sciences Building
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

Course start date
18 July 2022
Last date to add a course
31 July 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
15 August 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
18 September 2022

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (42110) Open Wednesday 15:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Online

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
14 March 2022
Last date to add a course
27 March 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
10 April 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
15 May 2022

Please view full class information for Griffith Business School

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (12459) Open Tuesday 15:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Online

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
14 March 2022
Last date to add a course
27 March 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
10 April 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
15 May 2022

Please view full class information for Griffith Business School

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (12458) Open Tuesday 13:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
N50 -1.02
Business Building
Nathan Campus