ALX722 - Masters Research Project A


2022 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

Students must be enrolled in course A764


ALX705 and approval of course director

Note: Students must normally have a distinction average or higher in their previous coursework and enrolment is subject to the availability of a supervisor



Incompatible with:


Study commitment

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

  1. Students are required to complete the thesis (4 credit points) in a maximum of two trimesters and should contact Postgraduate Student Support if assistance with course planning is required
  2. There is no formal assessment requirement or an exit point providing a credit point for this unit. An XA result is recorded until the student has completed ALX722 Masters Thesis Unit A, ALX723 Masters Thesis Unit B, ALX724 Masters Thesis Unit C and ALX725 Masters Thesis Unit D


This unit entails independent research conducted individually under the guidance of a supervisor. Students and supervisors meet on a regular basis, either located (on-campus) or cloud (skype, phone and email). Students are responsible for the location and synthesis of knowledge and information resources that will produce their project outcomes using cloud and located resources and creative and critical methods specific to their individual project. The unit guide, general resources relating to thesis writing, preparation and submission of the thesis, and information on higher degrees by research will be provided on CloudDeakin.

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