BUSM 3064 Service Industry Analytics
Credit Points 10
Legacy Code 200991
Coordinator Karina Wardle Opens in new window
Description Service Industry Analytics is designed to provide a working knowledge of how to analyse and report information required in planning and operating a services business. It explores the methods, uses and limitations of contemporary research in the sport and hospitality industries. Students will gain experience with the planning and implementation of research and assessment of service research problems, utilising the collection and analysis of both quantitative and qualitative data.
Discipline Business and Management, Not Elsewhere Classified.
Student Contribution Band HECS Band 4 10cp
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Level Undergraduate Level 3 subject
Equivalent Subjects BUSM 2036 - Service Industry Studies
LGYA 4814 - Sport Management Research Methods
LGYA 4799 - Hospitality Business Research Methods
LGYA 4863 - Services Research Methods
MKTG 2011 - Customer Insights
Restrictions Only students enrolled in the MT2035 Hospitality Management or MT2036 Sport Management can enrol in this subject.
Basic knowledge of the service and experience economies is assumed.
- Analyse the scope and function of services research;
- Evaluate the different types of information to decision making within the sport and hospitality industries;
- Identify and apply the key stages involved in conducting a services research project;
- Apply data analysis techniques in services management research;
- Demonstrate ability to present, write, implement and evaluate proposals and report results.
- planning and designing Projects across sport and hospitality industries
- primary and secondary data sources
- Qualitative research collection and analysis methods within A service context
- quantitative research collection and analysis methods within A service context
- publishing and disseminating research results
The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.
|Quizzes||3 online quizzes; each of 20 minutes duration||30||N||Individual|
|Final Exam on vUWS||2 hours||40||Y||Individual|
- Veal, AJ (latest edition), Research Methods for Leisure & Tourism: A Practical Guide, Financial Times Prentice Hall, Sydney.
Sydney City Campus - Term 2
Subject Contact Daniel Townsend Opens in new window