ALX420 - Honours Research Project A

Year: 2019 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)*, Cloud (online)*

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)*, Cloud (online)*

* subject to availability of a supervisor

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

Kristine Moruzi




Must be enrolled in A400

Incompatible with:

AAR415, AAR416, AAR417

Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 1 hour every two weeks in negotiation with supervisor

Cloud (Online): 1 x 1 hour every two weeks in negotiation with supervisor


This unit consists of the preparatory phase of the Honours research project, and is the first of the four Honours Thesis units (A, B, C and D). The student will work with a supervisor to design their research topic, locate and review relevant research literature, and present and receive feedback on draft work in progress. The content of this unit will be determined by negotiation between the supervisor and the student. The Honours Thesis project may take the form of a written thesis (14-16000 words) or a creative work and exegesis (6000 words).


The research project dissertation will be 14,000-16,000 words, or equivalent. This work will be completed over 4 units (ALX420, ALX421, ALX422, ALX423), 100%

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