Research Project

Subject MGMT90101 (2016)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.

Credit Points: 12.5
Level: 9 (Graduate/Postgraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:

Semester 1, Hawthorn - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period 29-Feb-2016 to 29-May-2016
Assessment Period End 24-Jun-2016
Last date to Self-Enrol 11-Mar-2016
Census Date 31-Mar-2016
Last date to Withdraw without fail 06-May-2016

Semester 2, Hawthorn - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period 25-Jul-2016 to 23-Oct-2016
Assessment Period End 18-Nov-2016
Last date to Self-Enrol 05-Aug-2016
Census Date 31-Aug-2016
Last date to Withdraw without fail 23-Sep-2016

Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
Time Commitment: Contact Hours: 36 hours
Total Time Commitment:

A total of 170 hours for 12.5 points, comprising distance one-on-one supervision with an academic advisor, research and writing.





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Core Participation Requirements:

For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Objectives, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.

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School of Melbourne Custom Programs
Phone: 9810 3148

Subject Overview:

Please note: this subject is currently closed and the School of Melbourne Custom Programs is not accepting enrolments.

Under the supervision of at least one academic staff member, the student will undertake original academic research on a significant and professionally relevant topic. S/he will write a thesis based on the results of that research. Students will be encouraged to write a thesis in a format that might be appropriate to, or readily adapted for, publication in an academic research journal.

Learning Outcomes:

Students who complete this subject will be able to:
• demonstrate competence in proposing, researching, analyzing, and writing up a piece of academic research that contributes to the body of knowledge in the broad area of e-Forensic Investigation and Enterprise Security;
• demonstrate the ability to write in a form suitable for dissemination in academic forums; and
• engage in the process of producing original research.


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Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

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Generic Skills:

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