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This programme aims to expose students to examine, plan and evaluate current issues in business-related areas using quantitative or qualitative research approaches. Students are able to incorporate their managerial, communication, ethics, responsibility and analytical skills in solving problems using relevant application software and presenting a meaningful information proposal.

Note: Subject relates to Bachelor of Accounting & Finance

Programme Fee

Awarding Body: 

This programme is designed, delivered, assessed and awarded by SEGi University through the Africa Open Learning Platform. 

Endorsement & Recognition: 

This programme is recognized and endorsed by the Seychelles Qualifications Authority (SQA), established under the Seychelles Qualifications Authority Act of 2005. 

Business & Accounting
Entry Requirements: 

Entry Requirements - No 
Min. Age Requirement - 19 Years Old and Above 
Language Proficiency - Yes 
Numeracy Proficiency - No 
Prerequisites - No

  1. Introduction To Research
  2. Defining And Refining The Problem
  3. The Critical Literature Review
  4. Theoretical Framework And Hypothesis Development
  5. Elements Of Research Design
  6. Data Collection
  7. Measurement Of Variables: Operational Definition
  8. Measurement: Scaling, Reliability And Validity
  9. Sampling
  10. Quantitative Data Analysis
  11. Qualitative Data Analysis
  12. The Research Report

Assignment 1 - 60% 
Final Examination - 40% 

Credit Transfer: 
Upon successful completion of this Micro-credential certification in Research Methodology (BAF) , students will be able to transfer grades and credits into the following programme(s):
  1. Bachelor of Accounting & Finance
Continuing Education: 

Upon successful completion of this Bachelor of Accounting & Finance programme and meeting the necessary entry requirements, students will be able to progress into the following programme(s):

  1. Master of Financial Planning 
  2. Master of Accountancy 
  3. Master of Business Administration (Global   Business)
  4. Master of Business Administration (General Management) 
Career Opportunities: 

Students will enhance their skills in the workplace across various fields and industries. Here's how they can be beneficial: Conduct research and analyze data, develop critical thinking skills, conduct market research, making valuable investments