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SRR711 - Thesis

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)*

Credit point(s):2
EFTSL value:0.250
Unit chair:

Ursula de Jong (Trimester 1), Mizanur Rashid (Trimester 2), Farnad Nasirzadeh (Trimester 3)

Prerequisite:

Students enrolled in S701 or S711 - SRR782 in addition to 2 level 7 SR* coded units.

Students enrolled in S700, S791 or S792 - SRR782 in addition to 3 level 7 SR* coded units.

Students enrolled in S703, S764, S702 or S795 - SRR782.

Corequisite:

Must be enrolled in S700, S701, S702, S703, S711, S764, S791, S792 or S795

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

Campus: Students enrolled in S703, S764, S700, S711 or S701 - 1 x 2 hour class per week (weeks 1, 2, 3, 4, 8 and 9); (supervision to be arranged with supervisor, minimum study commitment of 20 hours per week).  Cloud (online): Students enrolled in S703, S764, S700, S711 or S701 - Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin (supervision to be arranged with supervisor, minimum study commitment of 20 hours per week).

Campus: Students enrolled in S791 or S792 - 1 x 2 hour class per week (weeks 1, 2, 3, 4, 8 and 9); 1 x 2 hour small group topic focused seminar per week (minimum study commitment of 20 hours per week).  Cloud (online): Students enrolled in S791 or S792 – Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin (small group online seminars to be arranged with supervisor, minimum study commitment of 20 hours per week).

Note:

Also note that delays in completing the thesis could mean that the course will take longer to complete than the stated duration.

Content

In this Unit students will undertake a Masters level thesis or research project related to their course of study, following one of two Inquiry Pathways: either a written research thesis, or a research exegesis (undertaken via a research project). By the end of the Unit students will have developed knowledge and skills to become independent researchers.

Assessment

Feasibility study (outline thesis/exegesis) 20%, developed thesis/exegesis 65%, digital oral presentation 15%

Unit Fee Information

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