20 Credits AUTUMN

Aims/Description: This unit prepares students to carry out an extended piece of work on an approved information management topic in the Spring Semester (in the unit Information Management Project). Students will learn about research concepts in general and specifically in relation to information management. They will learn about appropriate project methods. Students will identify a suitable topic for their project, write a project proposal, and design a project plan. This unit builds on research skills and knowledge learnt at levels 1 and 2.

Restrictions on availability: Only available to students taking INFU01

Staff Contact: Dr Ana Cristina Vasconcelos
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Tutorials
Assessment: Course work
WebCT resources are available for this module

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Information School):

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