Unit is for students enrolled in the Master of Public Administration (International) course and is undertaken following completion of all coursework units. Enrolment requires approval of the Course Coordinator or Head of School. Full-time students will enrol in HPP752 and HPP753 concurrently in the same semesters; part-time students will enrol in HPP752 and HPP753 over two consecutive semesters.
Students undertake a workplace-based research project which will critically assess a selected administrative process or public policy problem which has been approved prior to commencement. If undertaken off-shore guidance will be provided by UTas staff by email throughout the project and by visits by UTas staff during and near the end of the semester. Some assistance may also be provided by in-country tutors. Enrolment in this unit requires the approval of the Course Coordinator or Head of School.
|Unit name||Research Project A|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
|Discipline||Politics and International Relations|
Dr Joanna Vince
Supervisor as appropriate depending on topic.
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units.
|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2017: $793.00||2017: $1,903.00||090101|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
100 credit points of coursework units with Distinction average.
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
HSD712, HPP798, HPP750
8,000 word project report in English commenced in HPP752 and completed in HPP753.
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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- Hobart, Semester 1
- Hobart, Semester 2
- Hobart, Summer school
- Hobart, Winter school
- Hobart, Spring school
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