SLE765 - Research Thesis 2


2021 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.


This unit is for students to develop independent research skills. Students will be required to continue work on their research project commenced in unit SLE764 – Research Thesis 1 and undertake scientific inquiry.  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 full time duration, with this unit forming the final trimester of study.  At the end of their study in this unit 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 a 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 and research findings in a formal seminar.

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