HUSS HONOURS THESIS B

HUS4THB

2021

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

The is the second subject of the thesis sequence in which the research project is completed. Under supervision, continue to research and write an extended research thesis of 12,000 to 15,000 words or equivalent (for example, creative practice with exegesis). The thesis demonstrates students' capacity to make an original contribution to their chosen discipline.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorDaniel Bray

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

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

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesImplementation of research proposal, under supervision. Acquisition and evaluation of texts relating to project. Execution of research according to ethics approval, where relevant. Writing of thesis following a conventional chapter structure or creative equivalent.

Capstone subjectYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Enrolment in AHA; HUS4THA

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. Plan, conduct and report on research in Honours discipline/s
02. Understand and critically analyse the research literature relating to the project
03. Demonstrate a practical understanding of the ethical issues associated with conducting research, where relevant
04. Effectively communicate research findings according to the scholarly conventions of the Honours discipline/s

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Bray

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 10 - 22
One 0.50 h supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Times are arranged between student and supervisor

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Completed research thesis of 12,000-15,000 words The completed thesis will be submitted and examined by two staff members in the discipline/s who will each write a report and agree on a mark.

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

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 0.50 h supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
Times arranged between student and supervisor.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Completed research thesis of 12,000-15,000 words The completed thesis will be submitted and examined by two staff members in the discipline/s who will each write a report and agree on a mark.

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4