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GYM5480

Faculty of Arts

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Monash University Handbook 2010 Postgraduate - Unit

12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL

LevelPostgraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedClayton First semester 2010 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2010 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Wendy Stubbs

Synopsis

A research paper enables students to consolidate the theoretical knowledge and analytical skills acquired in the coursework components in a research context. It requires independent learning and research by the student related to the core units offered in the first two semesters of the course. It offers opportunity for students to pursue academically-oriented research

Objectives

On successful completion of this unit students will have:

  1. gained skills in research project formulation and methodology
  2. consolidated the knowledge and skills gained in the coursework components of the course
  3. acquired the capacity to complete and report on a research project in a professional manner.

Assessment

Research Paper (9,000 words): 100%

Chief examiner(s)

Sharron Pfueller

Contact hours

Students participate in research design and methodology workshops. Hours and dates to be arranged.

Prerequisites

Completion of 18 points of core units and/or permission of course coordinator.

Prohibitions

ENV533E, GYM5470, GYM5490