ALX720 - Minor Research Project


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Online
Trimester 2: Online
Credit point(s): 2
EFTSL value: 0.250
Cohort rule: This unit is only available to students enrolled in A764


Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

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

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - online

Online independent and collaborative learning activities 1 x 2-hour seminar equivalent plus 3 x 1-hour meetings with project advisor


This unit enables students to undertake a two credit-point independent research project on a topic of their choice. At key points in the trimester, students will meet with their advisor to discuss the project and their progress. Critical projects will be 10,000-words and will be based on primary and secondary sources. Creative projects will be comprised of a 7000-words (or equivalent) creative artefact and a 3000-word research essay or artist statement.

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