Organisational Research Methods (WORK3922)


This unit is assessed using a research portfolio which may include some of the following elements: theoretical framing, formulating a research question, interview exercise, questionnaire development, writing a methods section, and presenting findings. Participation is a critical part of the course and also assessed.

Further unit of study information


1x 3 hour seminar per week


Research Question & Justification 1,500 words (25%) Interview Design & Conduct (15%) Questionnaire Design & Conduct (15%) Methods Section 3,000 words (35%) Participation (10%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

40 credit points worth of units of study


WORK3902 or IREL3902

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.