ALX420 - Honours Research Project A


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)*, Cloud (online)*

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)*, Cloud (online)*

* subject to availability of a supervisor

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

Students must be enrolled in course A400





Incompatible with:

AAR415, AAR416, AAR417

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150-hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 1-hour every 2-3 weeks in negotiation with supervisor

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

1 x 1-hour every 2-3 weeks in negotiation with supervisor


This unit consists of the preparatory phase of the Honours research project, and is the first of the four Honours Thesis units (A, B, C and D). The student will work with a supervisor to design their research topic, locate and review relevant research literature, and present and receive feedback on draft work in progress. The content of this unit will be determined by negotiation between the supervisor and the student. The Honours Thesis project may take the form of a written thesis (14-16000 words) or a creative work (9000 words or equivalent) and exegesis (6000 words).

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