School of Business and Management

Quantitative Research Methods (BUS005)

Semester: A
Level: 4
Module code: BUS005
Module organiser: Dr Georg von Graevenitz

Module overview

This module aims to develop an appreciation of the role and practice of research methods, both in business and in research about business, and to prepare students for subsequent project work. It provides a first understanding of probability and of statistical inference, and develops skills in presentation of quantitative information. A subsidiary aim is to enhance student's familiarity with the use of spreadsheets.


  • Examination 60% 
  • Coursework 40%