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Unit details

AIR718 - Research Project (International Relations)

Offering information:

* Trimester 3 offering of this unit is subject to the availability of a supervisor, so students need to contact the Unit Chair to be enrolled manually for the Trimester 3 offering.

Enrolment modes:

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

Credit point(s):2
EFTSL value:0.250
Unit chair:C Snyder




Incompatible with:

AIP718, AIR752, AIR780, AIR781, AIR782, AIR783


Online teaching methods require internet access. You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


The aim of the research project in International Relations is for students to develop skills in policy research, and analysis through the sustained exploration of one specific topic. A research paper is a piece of original research, normally based on the use of: primary material (e.g. newspapers, government and non-government reports; the re-examination of previous studies; and theoretical discussion of analytical issues relevant to the study of International Relations). Students must have a credit or higher average in their previous coursework to enrol in this unit. It is normally to be undertaken in the last trimester of a student's study.


Research paper 8000 words 100%

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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