Courses & Units

Data Analysis and Management BAA710



Prospective students are advised to contact Dr Alison Dunn prior to enrolling in this unit.

Week 1: week beginning Monday 1 June
Week 2: week beginning Monday 6 July


This unit explores the management and analysis of qualitative and quantitative data. Seminars and practical sessions explore the principles and practices of organising and analysing data using software support. The qualitative component explores computer-supported analysis using NVivo. Topics include data formatting, coding, developing and refining node (data category) systems, auditing analytical processes, developing research conclusions, and reporting research methods and results. The quantitative component explores computer supported analysis using SPSS.

Topics include creating and formatting data sets, descriptive statistics, inferential statistics, developing research conclusions, and reporting research methods and results. This unit is designed to support students completing MBA Research or Workplace Project units.


Unit name Data Analysis and Management
Unit code BAA710
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Tasmanian School of Business and Economics

Dr Alison Dunn

Teaching staff

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Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Winter school On-Campus International Domestic


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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Winter school 31/5/2021 9/6/2021 21/6/2021 11/7/2021

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

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Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
020303 $993.00 $993.00 not applicable $2,702.00

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You will need a Distinction average or higher in core units to enrol in BAA710


Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:



Teaching Pattern

Delivery over two x three-day teaching blocks.


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