Hospitality - Research Methods

TU Dublin - City Campus

 

Course Name Hospitality - Research Methods
Course Provider TU Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TFRM3001
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Short Course Certificate TU Dublin None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Programme Start Date: Will run from either mid-September to December, or end-January to May (subject to sufficient numbers).
Application Date Apply Now. Application Closing Date: TBA.

Paper Application Only
Post Application Form To:
School of Hospitality Management & Tourism, DIT Cathal Brugha Street, Dublin 1.

As the number of places is limited, candidates may be short-listed on the basis of information supplied on the application form. Applicants will be notified in early September whether the advertised courses will run and informed of the precise schedule of classes.
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Duration 2 hours per week for 12 weeks (approximately 24 hours in total)

Timetable Details: Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday evening from either 17:30 - 19:30 or 19:30 - 21:30
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Entry Requirements Under 23 years of age

(a) Irish Leaving Certificate in five subjects. Results must include:

At least OD3 in Irish OR English
At least OD3 in Mathematics
At least Grade OD3 in one of French OR German

Or
(b) an equivalent qualification

Over 23 years of age
Candidates will be considered on a base by case basis.
Comment Qualification Awarded: Short Course Certificate.
Course Content

Expand+Programme Description
This module provides an introduction to research methods appropriate to the undertaking of a thesis at undergraduate level. It provides support to the student undertaking significant research for the first time.

Learning Ou...

Subjects Taught Content
•The Research Process
•The Research Question
•Secondary Data Collection
•Writing the Literature Review
•Quantitative Tools and Analysis
•The Questionnaire
•Qualitative Tools and Analysis
•Interviewing
•The Research Proposal
•Writing the Thesis
Assessment Method Assessment and examination.
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
This module will enhance your career opportunities in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry.

Progression
The examinations will be considered for exemption from the equivalent subject on the Higher Certificate in Hospitality Services Management (Programme Code DT451) and/or on the BA in Hospitality Management (Programme Code DT460).
Further Enquiries Fiona Greagsbey (School Administrator)
T: (01) 402 4519
E: fiona.greagsbey@dit.ie
E: tourism.hospitality@dit.ie
Location DIT Cathal Brugha Street
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