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ASC492 - Current Issues in Social Research

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Enrolment modes:(X)
Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:V Marotta
Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

Content

This unit provides students with an understanding of some of the major, substantive methodological, ethical and epistemological debates and controversies in social science research. Drawing on select material from the Reading List, the unit encourages critical engagement with different approaches to social research, an awareness of their relative strengths and limitations and an understanding of the complexities of ‘real life’ research.

Assessment

Essay as negotiated with the Unit Chair 4000 words 100%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$733$733$2192$2359

* 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
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