University of Technology Sydney

32931 Technology Research Methods

6cp; 2 hpw mandatory, on campus; lectures occur online and on campus; availability: honours and postgraduate students
Requisite(s): 32144 Technology Research Preparation OR 42670c Research Foundations OR 41079 Computing Science Studio 2
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Anti-requisite(s): 32572 Reflective Practice in Information Technology



This subject aims to help students increase their research skills by familiarising students with a range of skills and methods that are beneficial in carrying out research projects. This is done with the emphasis of practice-based skills which students can self-select. Students have the opportunity to study the advantages and limitations of different research approaches, as well as their applicability in different research contexts. They also have the opportunity to gain professional skills and advanced technical skills relevant to their disciplinary research agenda, and in the critical evaluation of others' research work.

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Spring session, City campus

Autumn session, City campus

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