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AIX493 - Honours Research Design

Unit details

Year2017 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Andrew Vandenberg

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Student must be enrolled in A400 course

Incompatible with:

AIX492, ASP491

Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin

Content

This unit shows students how to specify the topic of their thesis research in the social sciences and humanities, how to delimit the literature of other research relevant to the topic, how to summarise the literature of other research, and how to develop an argument about where the gaps are that need to be filled with further research.

Assessment

Class/Online Exercises, 30%

Literature Review, 30%, 1500 words

Research Proposal, 40%, 2000 words

Unit Fee Information

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