Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject is not offered in 2013.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Regular meetings with the supervisor |
Total Time Commitment:
900 hours between the start of semester 1 and thesis submission at the end of semester 2 (around 225 hours for the 25pt subject; 450 for 50pt; and 378 hours for 37.5pt)
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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/
Melbourne School of Land & Environment Student Centre
Ground Floor, Melbourne School of Land & Environment (building 142)
Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)
An approved topic/research project selected in consultation with the supervisor/s. The student will also write a research proposal and give an oral presentation on the proposed research.
The objectives of this subject are to:
The assessment requirements below are applicable to the entire 75 point research project. A 3,000 word research proposal and a 15-minute research Project Talk (10%) due in the middle of semester 1. A Thesis of a maximum of 20,000 words (80%) due at the end of semester 2. A 15-minute oral presentation (10%) is due towards the end of the second semester of study approximately three weeks before the thesis submission due date.
Writing Theses: A Manual for Honours and Masters Students. (M Webber), Research Paper No.14, School of Anthropology, Geography & Environmental Studies, The University of Melbourne
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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- To demonstrate advanced communication skills, both written and oral.
- To demonstrate the ability and self-confidence to comprehend complex debates and concepts.
- To be capable of undertaking directed research.
- Thinking critically.
- Obtaining information to evaluate propositions.
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