MASTERS RESEARCH THESIS/REPORT

HUM5RE4

2021

Credit points: 60

Subject outline

This subject provides students enrolled in all HUSS postgraduate courses an option to complete research theses in areas that they identify as being of interest to them. The project will be designed in close collaboration with the Director of their Course to fit their interests and the course requirements. Students should contact their Course Director to discuss their options. Students must complete a supervised 18,000 - 26,000 word thesis. Topics require approval by the Course Director and are dependent on both the student demonstrating the capacity to produce an extended piece of independent work and on availability of a supervisor.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points60

Subject Co-ordinatorDaniel Bray

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesWriting, editing, redrafting and presenting an extended polished academic argument. Responding to feedback in the process of producing the thesis.

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Enrolment in HUSS Masters Degree Students must receive Course Director's approval before enrolling

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. Write focused, sustained and clear arguments supported by a depth and breadth of literature appropriate for professional and academic contexts.
02. Recognise and consider the complexity of problems within an appropriate conceptual framework.
03. Construct a creative and insightful approach to disciplinary problems that is consistent with knowledge creation.
04. Critically review and apply advanced research methodologies.

Subject options

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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-ordinatorDaniel Bray

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 10 - 22
One 10.00 d supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 18,000 - 26,000 words thesis

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Bray

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 0 - 0
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation other recurrence on any day including weekend during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 18,000 - 26,000 words thesis

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Bray

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 31 - 43
One 1.00 d supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 18,000 - 26,000 words thesis

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Bray

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 31 - 43
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation other recurrence on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 18,000 - 26,000 words thesis

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5

Bendigo, 2021, Summer, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Bray

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 45 - 0
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 45 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 18,000 - 26,000 words thesis

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Summer, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Bray

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 45 - 0
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 45 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 18,000 - 26,000 words thesis

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5