The overall objective of the assignments is to develop a mature research paper that can potentially be submitted to a conference or journal. It will explore a theme or issue in contemporary project management• the overall aim of the assignment is to produce a research based paper on a topic related to project management. The paper should be between 4000 and 5000 words and should demonstrate some in depth research of the literature. • The full paper is worth 70%. • The final paper will be assessed on the following criteria: 1. Level of research using the literature. 2. Contribution of the paper in terms of originality of the issue it is addressing. 3. Relevance and interest related to the topic. 4. The contribution of the paper in terms of what have we learnt? 5. Clarity and structure of argument. 6. Use of theory and theoretical contribution. 7. Relevance to practice. To help clarify the assessment students should refer to the marking guide.
Originally posted 2017-10-09 13:01:10.