Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012: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: Seminars held at various times throughout the year. Both Semester 1 and Semester 2 (commencing in Semester 1). |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours per semester
|Prerequisites:||100 points in the Master of Economics|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||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 for this entry.
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CoordinatorAssoc Prof Russell Hillberry
The Economics Research Report involves a two-semester program of study, (commencing in Semester One and completed in one calender year), during which students conduct and present the results of an independent piece of economic research. During this time students will be required to provide various progress reports on their work. The completed work is then submitted for assessment in the form of a written Research Report, which is not to exceed 12,000 words.
|Objectives:||On successful completion of this subject students should be able to: |
|Assessment:||The Research Report itself is examined. This makes up 100% of the assessment for the subject.|
|Prescribed Texts:||You will be advised of prescribed texts by your lecturer.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills:
|Notes:||It is expected that at least 10 non-contact hours of private study time per week will be required to achieve a satisfactory level of performance in this subject.|
Master of Commerce - Economics |
Master of Economics
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