LAW7000 - Minor thesis
24 points, SCA Band 3, 0.500 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Law
Leader(s): Associate Professor Ann Monotti / Associate Professor John Duns
The subject is taken by completing either a 15,000 or 30,000 word (maximum) thesis under appropriate supervision. The topic is designed by the candidate in conjunction with a staff member and approved by the Postgraduate Studies Committee.
The minor thesis allows candidates:
- to explore in depth a particular legal issue and to acquire and demonstrate a knowledge of the broader legal and policy framework within which these issues can be discussed; and
- to develop and demonstrate research, analytical and writing skills, in order to demonstrate a depth of legal scholarship.
The thesis will be assessed by an examiner under the Faculty regulations