Faculty of Arts
24 points, SCA Band 1, 0.500 EFTSL
Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.
Previously coded SYM5075
This unit involves students completing an individual research project under the supervision of one staff member from Sociology (or a cognate discipline). The student investigates an appropriate applied social research topic and takes responsibility for all stages of the research process. The final research report is marked by two internal examiners.
Upon completing the individual research project, students will have a demonstrated capacity to:
Research report (15,000-18,000 words): 100%
3 hours per week
A final mark of at least 70% in all four 4th level units of the Master of Applied Social Research.Students intending to complete this unit must complete a detailed research proposal outlining the research project prior to enrolment. Guidelines for the research proposal will be provided upon request by the course coordinator.