SRR401 - Introduction to Construction Research


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125

3 level 3, 4, or 5 SR coded units

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: SRR491
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 1 hour lecture per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week


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.

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