Research Methods and Analytics for Business Practice

Assessment Overview
Assignment 001 (70%): Research proposal – This is an individual 2,000 word extended research proposal synopsis. A comprehensive illustration of the proposed project in any of Masters’ dissertation, consultancy project or management enquiry.Assignment 002 (30%): Poster presentation- This is an individual assignment (poster presentation): the poster presentation must include a brief illustration of the proposed project in any of Masters’ dissertation, consultancy project or management enquiry.Assignment 001: (70%)Using a range of available professional and academic tools, building on the contents of your poster presentation. you are required to complete your 2,000-word extended research proposal synopsis. A comprehensive illustration of the proposed project in any of Masters’ dissertation, consultancy project or management enquiry. Your research proposal must include comprehensive elements of the following:A. Intro / overview giving background and context in relation to your dissertation, consultancy project or management enquiry. [20%]B. Delivery of a summarised literature review and research gaps. [30%]C. Delivery of the research method adopted in your dissertation, consultancy project or management enquiry. [30%]D. A conclusion providing an overall summary of the key points made and a summing up of your dissertation, consultancy project or management enquiry. [20%]Assignment 002: Outline Brief (30%)Using a range of available professional and academic tools, you will showcase your poster presentation in week 10, which must include the following elements:A. Intro / overview giving background and context in relation to your dissertation, consultancy project or management enquiry. [10%]B. Delivery of a summarised literature review and research gaps. [20%]C. Delivery of the research method adopted in your dissertation, consultancy project or management enquiry. [20%]D. A conclusion providing an overall summary of the key points made and a summing up of your dissertation, consultancy project or management enquiry. [10%]E. Critical appraisal of poster design, layout and content. [40%]