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|Level:||Research Higher Degree|
|Dates & Locations:||This is a time-based subject, taught on campus at .|
|Time Commitment:||Total Time Commitment: 2 contact hours/week, 8 additional hours/week. Total of 10 hours per week.|
|Prerequisites:||Either: completion of a BA Honours degree, or equivalent, in HPS or closely related discipline with a final result of at least H2A (75%), or completion of a Postgraduate Diploma in HPS with a grade average of at least H2A.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Helen Ruth Verran
Assoc Prof Helen Verran
|Subject Overview:||Candidates will undertake research on a topic approved by the course co-ordinator under supervision of an academic member of staff.|
|Objectives:||Successful students will |
|Assessment:||A thesis of 20,000 - 22,000 words 100% due at the end of the candidature.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||Successful students will |
M.A.History & Philosophy of Science (Advanced Seminars & Shorter Thesis) |
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