SRR401 - Introduction to Construction Research
|Year||2016 unit information|
Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong)
Trimester 3: Waterfront (Geelong)*
3 level 3, 4, or 5 SR coded units
1 x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week
*Enrolment into this unit for Trimester 3 is subject to Unit Chair Approval.
SRR401 provide students with an introduction to research to assist in the development of a research topic for SRR402 - Construction Research Thesis. Students will learn about research problems and proposals, search for relevant literature and gain knowledge of contemporary research principles and methodologies that are relevant to research in construction management. Students will learn how to undertake a critical literature review, the ethics of data collection, how to prepare a research proposal, and research process and communications.
Report on research topic and oral presentation 20%, research proposal 40%, literature review 40%