Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
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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 supervision over two consecutive semesters of enrolment |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:||Admission to the postgraduate diploma or fourth-year honours in socio-legal studies.|
191-517 Socio-Legal Studies Thesis is a compulsory component of the Socio-Legal Studies Honours and Postgraduate Diploma programs.
Students enrolled in 191-517 Socio-Legal Studies Thesis must also complete 166-558 Social Science Research Seminar, an intensively taught subject scheduled the week prior to the commencement of Semester 1
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|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Socio-Legal Studies at Undergraduate level|
|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 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/
CoordinatorDr Jennifer Balint
Dr. Jennifer Balint
Students undertaking the Socio-Legal Studies Thesis 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. The student must be able to work in a concentrated way over an extended period and must present their research in a scholarly fashion.
|Assessment:||A 12 000 word thesis (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|
Socio-Legal studies |
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