AGR358 Research Project (8)

Research project aims to offer a hands on research experience by engaging the learners in addressing a real-life problem and developing a solution to that problem within the semester timeframe. In this subject, learners will be trained to understand the concepts that underpin a research framework and the research process per se.

Subject Outlines
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No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2018.

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School of Rural Management



Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • Be able to identify an appropriate issue for inquiry
  • Be able to critically review relevant literature
  • Be able to define the research problem
  • Be able to design an appropriate methodology
  • Be able to apply procedures to test the hypothesis or key research questions
  • Be able to draw meaningful conclusions/outcomes
  • Be able to communicate the process and conclusions/outcomes in a suitable format and forum
  • Be able to reflect on the project in the context of one's learning


This subject will cover the following topics:

Introduction - what is research? Research framework and context Research process: how to report findings


Current Students

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Prospective Students

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The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.