SLE764 - Research Thesis 1


2022 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 4
EFTSL value: 0.500

Must have passed 7 level 7 units (6 units must be SSC/SLE- coded units)


Must be enrolled in S820, S772, S721

Incompatible with:


Study commitment

Students will on average spend 600 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 1 hour meeting with supervisor per week.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

1 x 1 hour online meeting with supervisor per week.


In this unit students develop high level scientific inquiry and research skills
by undertaking an individual research project. Students are required to
work closely with advice from their supervisor for the duration of their
candidature. The research project is to be undertaken over two trimesters
of full-time duration. At the end of their study, students will be required to
complete a major research thesis, which gives them an opportunity to apply
and present knowledge gained through their research investigation in the
chosen field of study. Assessment of student learning will include the
submission of a major thesis that will be assessed by at least two
examiners and presentation of research project findings in a formal

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