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SYM5085

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
OfferedCaulfield Second semester 2010 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Naomi White

Synopsis

The unit is designed to provide rsearch experience in a group through an activity-based, problem-solving learning program. Students will undertake a qualitative research project as members of a research team of fellow students working under the guidance and supervision of the co-ordinator.

Objectives

On completion of the unit students will have:

  1. advanced research design critique and development skills;

  1. advanced research literature search and synthesis skills;

  1. advanced qualitative data collection and analysis skills;

  1. advanced report writing skills;

  1. enhanced leadeership and group work skills.

Assessment

Written work: 90%
Tutorial participation and presentation: 10%

Chief examiner(s)

Dr Kirsten McLean

Contact hours

One x 2 hr seminar/workshop per week.

Prerequisites

SYM4005 or permission of co-ordinator.

Prohibitions

SYM4085