Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject is not offered in 2013.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: A 2-hour seminar per week for 12 weeks |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
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Criminology or Sociology at Undergraduate level
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191-420 Qualitative Research Methods
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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/
Associate Professor John Fitzgerald: email@example.com
This subject forms an advanced overview of theories, methods and ethical issues in qualitative research. The subject will focus on the techniques of field studies, intensive interviewing, and case studies. Students will carry out small scale qualitative research exercises and will present them orally and in writing.
A 2000 word essay (35%) due mid-semester, and a 3000 word essay (65%) due during the examination period.
Hurdle Requirement: Students are required to attend a minimum of 75% of classes in order to qualify to have their written work assessed. Regular participation in class is required.
Assessment that is submitted after the due date and up to 10 working days late without an approved extension will be marked on a pass/fail basis only. Assessment that is submitted later than 10 working days will not be accepted or marked. In-class tasks missed without approval will not be marked. All pieces of written work must be submitted to pass this subject.
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Required readings will be made available electronically via the subject LMS site prior to the commencement of semester.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
CRIM40002 / 191-420 is a core methods option in the Criminology and Socio-Legal Studies Honours programs and Postgraduate Diplomas. It is a compulsory subject in the Sociology Honours program and the Sociology Postgraduate Diploma.
100 Point Master of Criminology |
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100 Point Master of Social Policy
150 Point Master of Criminology
150 Point Master of Public Policy and Management
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200 Point Master of Social Policy
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