EDX706 - Minor Thesis B


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Online, CBD*

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Online, CBD*

Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Online**

Credit point(s): 2
EFTSL value: 0.250

Two units from EXR781, EXR791, AIX708, EDX701, EDX702, EDX712

Note: prerequisites cannot be waived

It is highly recommended that EDX705 Minor Thesis Part A and EDX706 Part B are undertaken in sequential trimesters. Study over two trimesters allows adequate time and supervision of a minor thesis. For further information please contact the School of Education Research Pathways Coordinator



Incompatible with:

EDX703, EDX704, EXR783, EXR799, EXR796, EXR797

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

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 in CloudDeakin.

Scheduled learning activities - online

Online independent and collaborative learning activities


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

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


On successful completion of this unit, students are awarded 4 credit points.

Minor Thesis Part A and Part B are usually undertaken in sequential trimesters. Concurrent enrolment in Minor Thesis A and B may be considered after consultation with the Research Pathways Coordinator.


In this unit, students continue the tasks commenced in EDX705 Minor Thesis Part A.

Assessment for the overall research piece, comprising units Minor Thesis A and B, is a minor thesis of 20,000 words (100%) due at completion of EDX706 Minor Thesis Part B.

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