Doctorate of Business Administration (DDBA) 803

Quantitative Research Methods

DDBA 803

Delivery Mode: Online

Credits: 3

Prerequisites: none

Faculty: Faculty of Business

Program: Doctor of Business Administration

For current students a detailed course description is available in the DBA student handbook. For anyone not in the program interested in this course please visit the following website:


This course covers the process and practice of research with an emphasis on quantitative research orientations and issues related to design in the management research context. The course spans such topics as: types of research, quantitative research orientations, research ethics, measurement, sampling, and quantitative designs. Students will gain experience in research design to help them develop research questions and elements of their proposal.

Athabasca University Library: Students are encouraged to browse the Library's Web site to review the Library collection of journal databases, electronic journals, and digital reference tools:

Athabasca University reserves the right to amend course outlines occasionally and without notice. Courses offered by other delivery methods may vary from their individualized-study counterparts.