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AIX702 - Dissertation A

Unit details

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2014 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1, Trimester 2 or Trimester 3 2014 Burwood (Melbourne)*, Cloud (Online)

Credit point(s):2
EFTSL value:0.250
Cohort rule:

* Campus option for International Relations students enrolled in A726 course only

Unit chair:A Ware

Students planning to take this unit in International Relations, International and Community Development, Politics and Policy, or Psychoanalytic Studies must seek permission from the Unit Chair. Students must normally have a distinction average or higher in their previous coursework, and enrolment is subject to the availability of a supervisor. The unit is normally to be undertaken in the last year of a student's study.



Incompatible with:

AIR718, AIR752, AIR780, AIR781, AIR782, AIR783, AID754, AID755, AIP752, ASP780


In order to enrol, students must first secure the permission of the Unit Chair by preparing a satisfactory project proposal that outlines aims, approach, structure and primary and secondary sources. Enrolment is also subject to the availability of a supervisor.

Completion of both AIX702 and AIX703 can be undertaken in one or over two trimesters. The Dissertation is offered in the form of two 2-credit point units to provide the opportunity to complete the dissertation part-time.


Topics that can be addressed in this unit are restricted to areas in which staff in the relevant disciplines have expertise. This unit may be taken in the disciplines of International Relations, International and Community Development, or Politics and Policy.


There are no formal assessment requirements in, or an exit point providing formal credit, from, AIX702. Assessment for the overall Dissertation, comprising units AIX702 and AIX703, is a research dissertation of 14-16,000 words (100%) applicable at completion of AIX703.

Course Members at the CDSS should contact the Course Director for confirmation of specific requirements.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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