Coding for research
Research interview techniques
Research project planning
Uncover the value of effective professional and academic research
Effective research allows us to make informed, evidence-based decisions and solve problems on a global scale.
On this microcredential, you’ll advance your research skills for professional work and academic study.
You’ll get insight into the real-world application of research methods and techniques through several research case studies.
As you learn to use data to make recommendations, you’ll assess research approaches and practise research techniques including interviewing, coding, and statistical analysis.
The microcredential will be assessed on your development of a feasible research proposal.
As a result, you’ll gain the skills to enhance your business career or work successfully in doctoral research.
There are over 100,000 doctoral researchers in UK higher education alone, with the number forecast to rise. Being able to conduct research enhances your job chances – 19 out of the 20 largest Australian companies now have PhD graduates in their executive teams.
Each Australian University in Australia has its own credit system, this microcredential offers credit towards a Postgraduate degree at Griffith or Deakin Universities.
This microcredential is designed for anyone who is currently or planning to conduct quality professional standard research, either in a workplace or academic context.
If you’d like to improve your ability to conduct effective research, this microcredential will support you to learn and understand the practical research methods and techniques required.
There is no prerequisite requirement for this microcredential.
You’ll be assessed on your development of a research proposal which you’ll work towards throughout the program by keeping a portfolio of potential research topics, approaches and refined research questions.
To claim credit towards a degree at Griffith or Deakin University, you must pass this assessment and meet all entry requirements relevant for the course you’re applying to, including English language proficiency.