Not currently available in 2020
Provides students with an opportunity to engage in academic research in social work through the completion, under guidance, of a thesis. This is the first of two thesis units.
With guidance from an academic supervisor, students will typically cover the following topics during their thesis project units:
1. Thesis planning.
2. Planning and conducting a research project.
3. Applying relevant methodologies.
4. Writing a draft thesis.
5. Completing a thesis.
6. Disseminating research.
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||demonstrate knowledge in a discipline related to your research||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||practice ethical and inclusive enquiry and communication||Intellectual rigour||Ethical practice|
|3||demonstrate autonomy in one's learning and responsibility in one's practice as a researcher||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||apply critical thinking and analysis skills||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|5||create research project outputs that demonstrate research and research design skills, critical thinking, initiative and judgement in developing new understanding||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
For information regarding Student Contribution Amounts please visit the Student Contribution Amounts.
Commencing 2020 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1
Please check the international course and fee list to determine the relevant fees.