Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Independent reading and research under the supervision of teaching staff in the MPPM or MSP course. |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Public Policy or Sociology at Undergraduate level|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||
PPMN90002 Minor Thesis - Public / Social Policy
166-517 Minor Thesis - Public / Social Policy
|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 Lauren Rosewarne, Dr Thomas Davis
ContactDr. Tom Davis: firstname.lastname@example.org Dr. Lauren Rosewarne: email@example.com
This subject involves focused, independent READING and research and the presentation of the findings in a scholarly manner, under the supervision of a member of the teaching staff in the MPPM or MSP programs. On completion of this subject students should demonstrate a thorough understanding of the topic chosen. understand the current literature on the topic. appreciate the theoretical, methodological and practical dimensions of the topic. be able to present orally and in writing critical thinking and analysis of the topic.
A research essay of 5000 words (100%) due at the end of semester.
Assessment submitted late without an approved extension will be penalised at 2% per working day.
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|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Master of Public Policy and Management (Coursework) |
Master of Social Policy
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