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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12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL

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


Under the supervision of an academic staff member, students will develop, and commence the implementation and reporting of, a research project on an approved topic of their own devising. This unit is followed by SOPHIS Honours thesis B (ATS4005), under which the project and thesis will be completed.


Students will demonstrate:

  1. Satisfactory progress in the the planning, implementation and reporting of their research;
  2. Satisfactory progress in their command of the research literature relating to their research project.


Completed research thesis with Honours thesis part B (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
Human Rights Theory
Jewish civilisation
Religion and theology


Acceptance into the SOPHIS Honours program