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This page has your assigned topics for Task 1 - Research Terminology and Skills in the final research project. In addition, it contains links to personal action plans for the Domestic Violence Project and approved research topics for the final research project. You will use your approved research topic to conduct your research and write your final paper for the EBMGN-461 course.

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Final Research Project: Task 1, Part 1 & 2

  Student Topic 1 Topic 2
1 Amal Research strategies Management information systems
2 Amna E. Research proposal How to use interviews to collect information
3 Dalal Data collection methods Diagrams that can be used to display visual information
4 Fatma S Qualitative research (examples/tools) How questionnaires and surveys are used to collect information
5 Iman Quantitative research (examples/tools) Statistical tools used to summarise data
6 Mai Al Shaiba Secondary research (examples/sources) Resources for secondary information
7 Mai Juma Primary research (examples/sources) Meaning of research
8 Maitha Literature review How to use interviews to collect information
9 Maryam AK Research strategies Diagrams that can be used to display visual information
10 Maryam AM Research proposal How questionnaires and surveys are used to collect information
11 Maryam Jawi Data collection methods Statistical tools used to summarise data
12 Shaikha Qualitative research (examples/tools) Resources for secondary information
13 Sultan Quantitative research (examples/tools) How to display information collected by surveys and questionnaires

Final Research Project: Research Topic

  Student Research Topic Notes Approved on
1
Amal UAE Air pollution causes and effects Needs to visit Meterological Office of the UAE, hospitals, asthma centers to collect data on the effects of air pollution. Are there any agencies that have data on UAE air pollution levels (WHO?) March 7
2
Amna E. Innovative workplace practises hin the UAE General information on what is innovation in the workplace, information on companies (Google) that have innovative workplace practises worldwide. Need to collect data from at least 5 UAE-based companies that are private and NOT branch offices of foreign companies (such as HP, Microsoft, etc). Data collection will be a mixture of interviews with HR and employee surveys. March 7
3
Dalal Blue Ocean and how to use innovation in the workplace Look at TED Talks - Malcom Gladwell - Sphagetti talk. Mar 3
4
Fatma S How does Dubai rank as a tourist destination compared to other location s in the GCC. Fatma will need to interview tourists from the GCC (as well as other tourists who have visited locations in the GCC Feb 28
5
Iman Why is solar energy not popular in the UAE? Qualitative research based on interviews, articles, intro and background on solar energy (countries who use solar energy, power generated through solar in megawatts) and UAE ranking, cost of generating solar power versus other energy sources, interviews with people in power Feb 28
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Mai Al Shaiba Why do UAE Nationals seek treatment abroad, which countries do they go to by popularity, what are the names of the treatment centers and what types of treatments do they go for Data from Daman Insurance, Ministry of Health, Government Hospitals, survey approximately 100 (or more) patient records or people. State of UAE healthcare March 7
7
Mai Juma Etisalat's Culture Data gathering (survey/questionnaire) from at least 100 staff - paper needs a bit of Etisalat history and background, communication between departments, exit interviews with HR March 7
8
Maitha How to make the reading fun for children? Interview - meet education department at DWC and go over reading ideas, state of reading in the UAE (or reading culture), current literature on reading as fun for children. March 7
9
Maryam AK What are the tourist expectations in Dubai versus what they get Will do questionnaire on tourists - Bastakiya, Malls. Will talk to Marhaba service, DDT. Will interview/survey at least 200 tourists March 7
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Maryam AM Customer Satisfaction in Government Hospitals; Waiting time, Report submission, Problem solving, customer service levels etc Contact Ministry of Health and Dubai Health Authority. compare Private (Welcare, American and Emirates Hospital) vs Govt hospitals, survey at least 100 people of different nationalities; look at Quality Department data from hospitals; possible interviews with doctors and admin (orderlies) on suggestions and customer satisfaction related issues March 7
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Maryam Jawi Employee Stress How does employee stress affect the workplace, the company, the compnay's revenue, company spending on employee stress. Needs to benchmark the US vs the UAE. Companies like Dubai World - how to benchmark themselves against US companies. At least 5 companies need to be examined in Dubai, interviews with HR staff and surveys of at least 100 employees in various companies March 7
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Shaikha Measuring Customer’s Satisfaction and analyzing Etisalat’s data through: Telecommunication’s Fault – 101, New provision data & Sales department custom Customer sat data from sales (100) and 101 (100); background on sales, 101 and new provision departments (how they operate, number of staff, etc) March 7
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Sultan      

Domestic Violence Project: Action Plans

  Student Individual Action Plan- Google Docs
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Amal Link
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Amna E.  
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Dalal Link
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Fatma S Link
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Iman  
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Mai Al Shaiba  
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Mai Juma Link
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Maitha Link
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Maryam AK Link
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Maryam AM  
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Maryam Jawi  
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Shaikha Link
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Sultan