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Final Trimester of offer Trimester 1 2012. From Trimester 1 2013 select EXR491.
|Offered at:||(B,ONL-X) (G,ONL-X) (W,ONL-X)|
|Unit chair:||B Yim|
|Note: This unit prepares students for writing an Honours research paper or minor thesis in course E421. |
On-line access for communication with the supervisor is highly recommended.
This unit is designed to assist participants to develop more detailed knowledge and understanding of the specific research approach(es) that may be appropriate to the inquiries they intend to pursue in their Honours research. In this unit students will have a supervisor appointed, work with the supervisor to develop a research proposal, enhance their ability to plan and conduct research in a specific methodological framework, explore current literature relating to their proposed research topic, and (if necessary) prepare an application for human research ethics approval.
The number, nature and value of tasks are to be negotiated individually with the supervisor. The most common pattern of assessment tasks is a draft research proposal (2000 words) (40%), extension of research proposal (2000 words) (60%), and ethics application where needed.
Assessment will total 4000 words or equivalent.
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Student Contribution Rate***||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2010
** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2009
*** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2008
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.