units

ATS4003

Faculty of Arts

Undergraduate - Unit

This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2012 only. For students planning to study the unit, please refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course or area of study.

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24 points, SCA Band 1, 0.500 EFTSL

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LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedClayton First semester 2012 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2012 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Julie Kalman

Synopsis

Under the supervision of an academic staff member, students will implement and report on a research project commenced in the unit SOPHIS Honours thesis on an approved topic of their own devising.

Outcomes

Students will:

  1. Plan, conduct and report on research in their Honours discipline;
  2. Demonstrate a practical understanding of the ethical issues associated with conducting research, where relevant;
  3. Demonstrate a command of the research literature relating to their research project.

Assessment

Research thesis (15,000 to -18,000 words): (100%)

Chief examiner(s)

Dr Julie Kalman

Contact hours

One 1-hour supervisor meeting per fortnight

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Archaeology and ancient history
Bioethics
History
Human Rights Theory
Jewish civilisation
Philosophy
Religion and theology

Prerequisites

Acceptance into the SOPHIS Honours program