Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Regular contact with the supervisor. |
Total Time Commitment: An average of 10 hours per week
|Prerequisites:||Admission to the postgraduate diploma or fourth-year honours in Anthropology and Social Theory. In addition, written approval of proposed study from both the subject coordinator and the appropriate supervisor is required in advance of registration.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Knowledge gained in the successful completion of an undergraduate degree|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||Formerly available as 136-024 or 121-084. Students who have completed 136-024 or 121-084 are not eligible to enrol in this subject|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website : http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
This subject involves intensive reading and/or research in a field of ethnological study and/or an area of topical concern not covered by other subjects available. The course of study may include an appropriate subject offered in another program. Students who complete this subject should have developed skills in researching the available literature on a specific anthropological topic. have thoroughly understood the theoretical and empirical issues raised by that literature. be equipped to formulate and target a specific area of future research at postgraduate level.
Students who successfully complete this subject should
|Assessment:||A 5000 word research essay 100% (due at the end of semester).|
|Prescribed Texts:||A reading list will be determined in discussion with supervisor.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||http://www.pasi.unimelb.edu.au/anthropology/|
Anthropology and Social Theory
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