Faculty of Arts

Postgraduate - Unit

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24 points, SCA Band 1, 0.500 EFTSL

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FacultyFaculty of Arts
Organisational UnitEnglish as an International Language
OfferedClayton First semester 2014 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2014 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Louisa Willoughby


Previously coded EIL5001


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.


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


Thesis (15000 to 18000 words): 100%

Chief examiner(s)


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.