Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Science

School

Earth and Environment Sc Schl

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 2 Practical or Laboratory hours

Incompatible

PLAN3001 , PLAN7113

Assessment methods

Applied quantitative and qualitative exercises, concept reviews, final examination.

Course coordinator

Dr Peter Griggs (p.griggs@uq.edu.au)

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2018 External External Course Profile
Semester 2, 2019 External External Profile unavailable
Semester 2, 2019 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

Introduction to broad range of research techniques relevant to environmental managers. Research process, types of research, research validity and reliability, survey research and questionnaire design, sampling, quantitative and qualitative analysis, decision making techniques (e.g. cost-benefit analysis; multi-criteria analysis) and ethics in research.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 External External Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2016 External External Course Profile
Semester 2, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 External External Course Profile