MINOR THESIS

LAW5MIT

2014

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

Subject to application, students may choose an area of law in consultation with the Program Director as a part of either the Master of Laws or the Master of Laws in Global Business Law. The thesis will take the place of two subjects within the relevant program. With approval, students may enrol in this subject at the beginning of either semester one, semester two or an approved designated summer period and must submit by the end of their enrolled semester/period. The minor thesis requires the design, conduct and reporting of a substantial research based project including a critical review of relevant literature.

FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorGordon Walker

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions The minor thesis is designed to introduce flexibility in assessment and to provide students with an opportunity to research a subject area in global business law in depth. Entrance into the course is by application only. Application forms are available from and submitted to the Faculty Student Services Office, Donald Whitehead Building 208. They can also be downloaded from the School's home page

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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGordon Walker

Class requirements

Supervised Research Week: 10 - 22
One 6.0 hours supervised research per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
12,000 word minor thesis100

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGordon Walker

Class requirements

Supervised Research Week: 31 - 43
One 6.0 hours supervised research per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
12,000 word minor thesis100

Melbourne, 2014, Summer semester, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGordon Walker

Class requirements

Supervised Research Week: 02 - 07
One 13.0 hours supervised research per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 02 to week 07 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
12,000 word minor thesis100

Melbourne, 2014, Week 45-07, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGordon Walker

Class requirements

Supervised Research Week: 45 - 07
One 5.0 hours supervised research per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 45 to week 07 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
12,000 word minor thesis100

Melbourne, 2014, Week 45-50, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGordon Walker

Class requirements

Supervised Research Week: 45 - 50
One 13.0 hours supervised research per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 45 to week 50 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
12,000 word minor thesis100