Module Title: Research Applications in Global Business (RAGB)
Word Limit: 4000 words (Maximum): Written assignments must not exceed the specified maximum number of words. All assignments which do so will be penalised. The penalty will be the deduction of marks at the Marker’s judgement. Assignments will not be accepted without a word count on the cover sheet.
You are required to produce a Research Proposal in the form of a Management Report.
Your Research Proposal should be based on ONE of the Case Study texts (Case Attached) .
From your knowledge of the case you are to consider the development of an appropriate Business Research Question on which to build your Research Proposal.
Your Research Proposal should include the following elements;
• Rationale; for the proposed study
• Business Research Question; relevant and in relation to your chosen case
• Research Objectives
• Literature Review; preliminary
• Research Philosophy
• Research Design & Methodology
• Research Techniques – Specifics; Data Collection both Qualitative and Quantitative
• Data Analysis – both statistical and qualitative; suggested techniques
• Barriers and Limitations of the proposed research
• Strategies to overcome barriers
• Suggested further research activity; in relation to your current proposal
Your work must be produced in a Management Report format
Your work MUST demonstrate appropriate use of Harvard Referencing as per the University Guidelines.