ASIAN STUDIES HONOURS THESIS PART-TIME

AST4HNP

2018

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

The Asian Studies fourth-year Honours program aims to enable high-achieving students to further their knowledge of an Asian society (or societies), and to develop generic skills such as research and writing skills. Students are expected to work towards completing an original research thesis of about 12,000 to 15,000 words on a topic of their choice.

SchoolSchool of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorYangbin Chen

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be enrolled in AHA - Bachelor of Arts with Honours

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects AST4HON, AST4HNJ

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Construct a well-argued essay

Activities:
Thesis writing
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Creative Problem-solving
Critical Thinking
Inquiry/ Research
Writing

02. Contribute meaningfully to critical discussions and debates about various issues pertaining each students' area of research

Activities:
Thesis writing
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Creative Problem-solving
Critical Thinking
Writing
Inquiry/ Research

03. Understand the basic elements of research and critical writing and thinking

Activities:
Thesis writing
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Writing
Critical Thinking
Inquiry/ Research
Creative Problem-solving

Subject options

Select to view your study options…

Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorYangbin Chen

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 10 - 22
One 3.0 hours supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Individual consultation with supervisor/s of thesis, arranged as required"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Work towards a 10,000 word thesis to be completed during Honours enrolmentTo be discussed with Honours Convenors and Supervisor100 01, 02, 03

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorYangbin Chen

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 31 - 43
One 3.0 hours supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Individual consultation with supervisor/s of thesis, arranged as required"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Work towards a 10,000 word thesis to be completed during Honours enrolmentTo be discussed with Honours Convenors and Supervisor100 01, 02, 03