COM4300 - Honours research readings
12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL
Undergraduate Faculty of Arts
Leader(s): Simone Murray
This unit introduces students to an independent program of reading on research topics. Staff members advise, supervise, and approve each enrolled student's chosen reading program. Students may develop a program of research reading on a chosen theoretical or empirical topic. The aim of the unit is to foster self-reliant research capacity and independent thinking and reflection.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to demonstrate enhanced capacity for independent research, thinking and research program development.
+ Assignment 1 - Topic Statement (1500 words) 20%
Assignment 2 - Bibliography (2500 words) 30%
Assignment 2 - Research Essay (5000 words) 50%
Scheduled meetings with readings supervisor, 1 hour every two weeks of a 12 week semester