Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016: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: Periodic workshops throughout the semester and regular meetings with appointed supervisor |
Total Time Commitment:
Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours per semester
Admission to the Master of Accounting Program, MBIT or as approved by the Head of Department.
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
to be advised
Students are required to conduct a piece of independent research on an applied topic. The completed work is then submitted for assessment in the form of an applied research essay or research report, which is not to exceed 5,000 words. The Head of the Department of Accounting and Business Information Systems or their nominee must approve the topic.
On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
The research essay itself is examined. This makes up 100% of the assessment for the subject.
Periodic workshops will be held during the semester and are to be attended by all students enrolled in the subject. The title of the essay, accompanied by a proposed outline should normally be submitted for approval within 5 weeks of the beginning of the semester.
The report must be submitted by 30 June (Semester 1) or 31 December (Semester 2).
You will be advised of prescribed texts by your lecturer.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills:
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