RESEARCH METHODOLOGY (MGT648)
Assignments are due on the announced date. Late work will not be accepted. Be professional on all of your written assignments. Do not copy from past students. If caught, your group’s project will be rejected. I am allergic with plagiarism.
Individual Assignment (Critiquing Research Articles)(5%)
You are given 2 research articles. You are required to critique the research paper given based on the criteria below:
1. Is the research problem/question researchable?
2. Is the problem important enough to justify the research?
3. Is the background of the research relevant to the research problem?
The literature review
1. Is the literature is broad, yet focused to research issue?
2. Is there convincing evidence to support assertion?
3. Does it fairly represent opposing views?
The research method
1. Is there a clear rational to choose the research method?
2. Is the research method appropriate for the research question?
3. Was the data collection appropriate for the research?
4. Where the methods described in enough detail?
The data analysis
1. Were the steps in the data analyses explained and the strategies justified?
2. Were all the data taken from?
3. Are the results relevant to research question?
1. Have the results been interpreted in relation to research question and aims?
2. Have conclusions and recommendations been appropriately drawn from the data analysis?
3. How relevant and useful are the results to practice?