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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Formal contact hours are to be negotiated with the student's individual supervisor. It is expected that students will meet with their supervisors at least fortnightly over two consecutive semesters of enrolment. |
Total Time Commitment: Total of 8.5 hours per week.
|Prerequisites:||Written permission is required from the Master of Criminology coordinator prior to enrolment in the thesis. To be eligible to enrol in the minor thesis, student must have completed at least 37.5 points within the program, with an average of H2A (75%).|
|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
ContactDr. Stuart Ross
|Subject Overview:||Students undertaking the criminology masters minor-thesis option should demonstrate a clear understanding of a specific field of study at an advanced level. They should demonstrate clear thinking and an ability to integrate theory and method in a logical manner. Students must be able to work in a concentrated way over an extended period of two semesters and must present their research in a scholarly fashion.|
|Assessment:||A thesis of 12,000 words, 100% (due at the end of the second semester of enrolment).|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Notes:||Written permission is required from the Master of Criminology coordinator prior to enrolment in the thesis. To be eligible to enrol in the minor thesis, student must have completed at least 37.5 points within the program, with an average of H2A (75%).|
Master of Criminology (CWT) |
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