units

APG5760

Faculty of Arts

Postgraduate - Unit

This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2014 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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LevelPostgraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
Organisational UnitEnglish as an International Language
OfferedClayton First semester 2014 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2014 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Louisa Willoughby

Notes

Previously coded EIL5001

Synopsis

A 15,000-18,000 research thesis allowing specialisation in a relevant topic, supervised by one or more staff members of the School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics who are expert in the selected field of study. Prior to the start of semester, students intending to enrol in this unit must devise their topic, arrange a suitable supervisor and seek approval to enrol from their course co-ordinator.

Outcomes

On completion of the project, students will have completed an original piece of research which demonstrates a contribution to the discipline.

Assessment

Thesis (15000 to 18000 words): 100%

Chief examiner(s)

Prerequisites

Students must achieve a minimum of distinction average for the completed Master's coursework units prior to enrolment in this unit; Students must submit a 500 word summary of their proposed research project and obtain approval from the course coordinator prior to enrolment in this unit.