Candidates undertake advanced research on an approved topic under the supervision of at least two supervisors approved by the Higher Degrees Research Committee and are required to write a draft research issues with literature review chapter, a draft methodology chapter with draft ethics application and a draft scholarly paper.
There is no formal syllabus for the thesis component. However, candidates are expected to proceed in accordance with an approved research plan.
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||Conduct advanced research at an international standard on an approved topic that is supervised by at least two supervisors approved by the Higher Degrees Research Committee||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
For information regarding Student Contribution Amounts please visit the Student Contribution Amounts.
Commencing 2016 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 3
Please check the international course and fee list to determine the relevant fees.