BES4100 - Research project and report - 2017

24 points, SCA Band 3, 0.500 EFTSL

Undergraduate - Unit

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Business and Economics

Unit guides


South Africa

  • First semester 2017 (Day)
  • Second semester 2017 (Day)


Students work under the guidance of a supervisor to plan, carry out and report on an original research project that addresses significant issues in business. This research project is likely to have substantial practical outcomes or implications, and it is therefore hoped that students and supervisors will publish the work in an appropriate journal.


Within semester assessment: 100%

Workload requirements

Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this unit is 576 hours per semester.

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Chief examiner(s)



Students must be enrolled in course 4414 to undertake this unit.