EDX703 - Research Paper A


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes:

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

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

Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)**

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125

Students enrolled in course E798, one unit EDX701

For all other courses two units from EXR781, EXR791, AIX708, EDX701, EDX702, EDX712

Note: prerequisites cannot be waived

It is highly recommended that EDX703 Research Paper Part A and EDX704 Part B are undertaken in sequential trimesters. Concurrent enrolment in Research Paper A and B may be only be approved after consultation with the Research Pathways Coordinator



Incompatible with:

EDX705, EDX706, EXR783, EXR796, EXR798, EXR799

Study commitment

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

In Person Attendance Requirements: Students who are completing professional experience placements are not required to attend classes or scheduled synchoronous sessions during the placement.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Interactions with your supervisor may involve meeting in person (face-to-face), telephone meetings, video meetings, the online exchange of documents, or other suitable channels. The mode of contact and frequency of meetings should be negotiated with your supervisor in the first week of Trimester. General unit resources are provided on the cloud site

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning activities


*CBD refers to the National Indigenous Knowledges, Education, Research and Innovation (NIKERI) Institute; Community Based Delivery


On successful completion of EDX704 Research Paper Part B students will be awarded 2 credit points.

**Trimester 3 subject to the availability of appropriate supervisors and in consultation with the Unit Chair


In this unit, you commence the research project for your Research Paper (which will be completed in EDX704). This is a supervised unit where you work closely with an allocated research supervisor via regular meetings and document exchange.

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