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MSS4HNP

2020

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

Part-time Honours students will work closely with a supervisor to produce a 12,000-15,000 word thesis on an independent research topic. Honours students may undertake a creative component as part of their thesis. Projects will be worked out in consultations with the Honours co-ordinator and the supervisor.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorRolando Caputo

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

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

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Enrolment in either AHA or AHCA or AHMS

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsCST4HON OR MSS4HON OR MST4HON

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

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

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
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Ethical and Social Responsibility

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Advanced Library Research Skills
02. Advanced Research methodologies for written research essays/thesis
03. Advanced ability to reflect on and discuss theoretical practice of self and peers
04. Advanced ability to translate ideas from individual research into written form
05. Advanced understanding of research methodologies for written and creative practice as research
06. Develop, research and evaluate ideas, concepts and processes through critical and reflective thinking
07. Recognise and reflect on social, cultural and ethical issues and life-long learning issues and apply local and international perspectives to theoretical research
08. Work independently on the development of a feasible research project.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2020, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRolando Caputo

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
"Appointments arranged between students and supervisors"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Completion of work toward submission of Thesis (12,000-15,000 words)N/AN/AN/ANo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6, SILO7, SILO8

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2020, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRolando Caputo

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 31 - 43
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.
"Appointments arranged between student and supervisor"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Completion of work toward submission of Thesis (12,000-15,000 words)N/AN/AN/ANo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6, SILO7, SILO8