Subject aims

This research methods subject is designed for anyone who wants to learn to design and plan research on current global issues.
The subject provides theoretical and practical foundation for a research proposal.
The subject familiarises student with research methods appropriate for investigating current issues in a global environment.

Dr. Andrzej Gasiorowski on the session with Committee of Immigration and Absorption

Learning outcomes

Completing this subject, students will be able to:

1. Critically evaluate research methods including their ethical approach.

2. Understand and synthesize different approach to research methods; issues include:

  • Formulating research questions;
  • Situating research questions in the relevant literature;
  • Developing methodology; and
  • Collecting, interpreting and employing data

3. Create a research proposal that leads to the completion of an executable research plan.