Assignment

Assignment 6004MQP (1,500 words)

Please include a front cover sheet on a separate sheet

Contents page

Executive summary

Proposed project title: …………………………………………………..

Project Summary

The rationale for the project is…..

The study is relevant now because….

The project aims to argue…

The major themes are…

Project Detail

Outline research questions and what the project is aiming to achieve.

A central aim must be stated, plus the objectives that will lead to achieving this aim.

Typically you will have 3 objectives and your objectives should start with one of these words……

To determine… reliability…

To examine… feasibility

To define… functionality

To construct…

To develop…

To produce…

To analyse… stability…

To (critically) appraise…

To (critically) evaluate…

Explain your research design

Secondary desk based research will be conducted using……

and a qualitative/quantitative mixed methods approach.

Desk-based reading materials will be used, such as:

Databases: e.g. Academic Search Complete / IEEE Explore/ Business Source Complete

Journals: e.g. British Journal of Management, Journal of Management

Web pages: e.g. Companies House, Chartered Management Institute

Statistics: Eurostat, IMF data, UK data service

Ebooks: e.g.

 

Mini Literature Review

Here please write a mini literature review of the main concepts that you will discuss

Risk assessments

Minimal risks are involved as the research comprises of secondary research methods only.

Primary research will not be used on this occasion.

Ethics

How are you adhering to appropriate ethical considerations – please write a small paragraph on this

Gantt Chart

Here you will produce a gantt chart of the main tasks that you will conduct over the next 3 weeks – this can be done on excel or produce a table within your word document.

Reference list

Here you are to include your reference list of all of the main academic sources you have used – please use the APA referencing style and use the small library quick guide for assistance.