EDD THESIS B

EDU6THB

2021

Credit points: 60

Subject outline

Candidates conduct a research program and write a thesis of 50,000 words which investigates a specific problem or area. The thesis should demonstrate the student's ability to conduct a systematic research project which shows an awareness of a limited body of literature and control of an appropriate research methodology. It should reveal a critical approach to the relevant field and the methodology used. A thesis may be conceptual, empirical or exploratory in its approach. The content and methodology of the thesis must be negotiated with and approved by a supervisor. Candidates should begin the process of finding a supervisor in the semester before their thesis enrolment commences. Guidelines can be obtained from the Higher Degrees (Research) Administrator in the Faculty of Education or School of enrolment.

SchoolEducation

Credit points60

Subject Co-ordinatorHoward Nicholas

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 6 - Doctoral

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesCandidates are required to undertake additional reading/research and independent study linking to the subject in their professional area. Supervisor consultation

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

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

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Identify major themes and current research problems in your area of specialisation, and be able to reflect critically on that knowledge and apply it.
02. Effectively communicate orally and in writing, your own research and the theoretical and research knowledge in your area of specialisation.
03. Utilise appropriate research skills to complete an original research project in your area of specialisation.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHoward Nicholas

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 0 - 0
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 50,000 word thesis There is one 50,000 word thesis which combines the assessment for EDU6THA and EDU6THB.

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHoward Nicholas

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 0 - 0
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 50,000 word thesis There is one 50,000 word thesis which combines the assessment for EDU6THA and EDU6THB.

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHoward Nicholas

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 0 - 0
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 50,000 word thesis There is one 50,000 word thesis which combines the assessment for EDU6THA and EDU6THB.

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDonna Starks

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 0 - 0
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 50,000 word thesis There is one 50,000 word thesis which combines the assessment for EDU6THA and EDU6THB.

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3