Module Catalogues

Research Methods in Accounting and Finance I

Module Title Research Methods in Accounting and Finance I
Module Level Level 4
Module Credits 2.50
Academic Year 2023/24
Semester SEM1

Aims and Fit of Module

As part I of dissertation training, this modular ALA intends to develop MSc students’ research skills related to Accounting and Finance subjects. It aims at enhancing students’ understanding of different types of research methods and how to apply them appropriately.

Learning outcomes

A Identify a problem and provide viable solutions.
B Demonstrate the ability to handle data collection and analysis in the topics related to Accounting and Finance.
C Explain, discuss and give concluding statements based on data analysis results.
D Communicate data analysis results effectively

Method of teaching and learning

Main delivery approach is seminar with different focuses on each seminar. Students will be guided by each seminar topic to start their dissertation preparation at an early stage. This also links to the delivery of Research Methods in Accounting and Finance II in semester 2.