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Qualitative Research Approaches in Business and Economics - FOBE820

This unit provides students with an introduction to theoretical and empirical research approaches informed by qualitative methods of inquiry within the business and economics discipline. It seeks to develop students’ understanding of the contexts in which qualitative research can be undertaken. Topics covered include grounded theory, hermeneutical analysis, discourse analysis, heuristic and narrative methods of investigation, typology, and participant observational. Students will also develop the ability to analyse, conduct, and evaluate qualitative forms of research.

Credit Points: 4
When Offered:

S2 Evening - Session 2, North Ryde, Evening

Staff Contact(s): Professor Lorne Cummings

(Admission to MActPrac or MBkgFin or MCom or MIntBus) and permission by special approval Prerequisite Information


NCCW(s): FOBE720
Unit Designation(s):


Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Faculty of Business and Economics

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