bus5rss research seminar series




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Subject outline

This subject comprises a weekly series of research seminars presented by practicing academics, honours and higher degree students. Each week you are given the opportunity, through this seminar series, to listen to and talk with researchers explaining a research project they are undertaking or a research project they have reported on in a research paper or journal article. You will also be given the opportunity to explain your research proposal or provide an interim report on the progress of your research project to your peers as a part of this seminar series. This is a not-for-credit subject which is a required component of the Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) degree.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

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Subject Co-ordinatorGordon Boyce

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

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Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Present a coherent and sustained argument based on a creative discussion of the results and implications of the research, in the form of a thesis

Research Serninar Series

02. Contribute to a critical dialogue with academics and practitioners on issues pertinent to the student's chosen discipline

Research Serninar Series

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2019, Semester 1, Day


Online enrolmentYes

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Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGordon Boyce

Class requirements

Supervised Research
One 1.0 hours supervised research per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.


Assessment elementComments%ILO*
One 20-minute presentation of a research proposalThis is not graded, though it represents a hurdle requirement.10001, 02