Not currently offered

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

This subject allows the student to focus on two specific and combined areas of academic enquiry, partly as preparation for higher degree study. The subject requires a Dissertation of 12,000 to 15,000 words, which must engage with both disciplines.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorRob Conkie

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

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

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesSeminar exercises; discussions; Primary and secondary research; dissertation.

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Enrolment in either the AHA or AHCA


Incompatible subjectsDRA4HNP OR DRA4HON

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsStudents must complete 60cp in total of thesis subjects from either a single discipline or across 2 disciplines if enrolled in the AHA as a joint honours student.

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready


Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

COMMUNICATION - Communicating and Influencing
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Creativity and Innovation
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Research and Evidence-Based Inquiry

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Research and write a dissertation of 12000-15000 words

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