(4 cr.) This advanced individual study course is designed for students who wish to integrate learning from the core curriculum in preparation for advanced KAM and dissertation research. In this course, students gain hands-on practice using research tools, writing a literature review, evaluating peer research, and providing feedback as a reviewer. They also explore the process involved in preparing a proposal for publication and academic publication in general. Students review The International Journal of Applied Management and Technology (IJAMT), an online refereed journal, to examine current issues and collaborate with peers in the area of business and technology management.