AIX702 - Major Thesis A


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)

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

Students must be enrolled in course A702, A703, A703I, A704, A716, A723, A726, A727, A729, A735, A757, A765, A767, A768I, A768B, A785, A787, D305


Permission from the Unit chair to enrol

D305 students must also have passed 24 credit points of study at levels 1, 2 & 3 with a minimum WAM of 60%

Students planning to take this unit in Criminology, International Relations, International and Community Development, Politics and Policy, Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies or Humanitarian Assistance 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.


Students must pass unit AIX703 or AXB703

Incompatible with:

AIX704, AIX705, AID754, AID755, AIM731, AIP752, AIR718, AIR752, AIR780, AIR781, AIR782, AIR783, ASP780

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 300-hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Contact with research supervisor as required

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Contact with research supervisor as required


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 must be undertaken over two trimesters


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.

Unit Fee Information

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