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.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: regualar meetings with a supervisor throughout the semester |
Total Time Commitment: An average of 10 hours each week.
|Prerequisites:||Entry into an MA program in Gender Studies or Gender and Development and approval of subject coordinator. Admission to Fourth year Honours or to a Post Graduate Diploma in Gender Studies|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None Knowledge gained in a 3 year undergraduate degree or equivalent.|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None None|
|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 a supervised study of an area of scholarship chosen by the student in consultation with an appointed supervisor. A reading list will be agreed upon and discussed regularly during the semester as the reading proceeds. The subject should enhance the student's powers of independent inquiry, should encourage initiative in self-directed research, and should strengthen the student's capacities in theoretical analysis and argument.
|Objectives:||Students who successfully complete this subject will: |
|Assessment:||Written work totalling 5,000 words (100%) due at the end of the Semester|
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
Texts will be determined in consultation with the supervisor.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||Students who successfully complete this subject will: |
|Links to further information:||http://www.pasi.unimelb.edu.au/gender/|
Gender Studies |
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