The thesis is a 12,000-15,000 research project based on the student's own empirical research - this research may be of a qualitative and/or quantitative nature. The supervision of the project involves (where applicable) the gaining of ethics approval, and regular meetings between the student and their primary supervisor, aimed at monitoring the progress of research and thesis preparation.
|Unit name||Research Honours Thesis A|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
|Discipline||Sociology and Criminology|
Professor Bruce Tranter
Relevant Criminology, International Relations, Politics and Policy or Sociology staff. NB: Supervisor assigned in consultation with Head of Program or Honours Coordinator.
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|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 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.
On completion of this unit you will be able to:
1. Apply research skills and critical methods to their field of inquiry.
2. Develop persuasive and well supported arguments on a given topic.
3. Communicate written arguments and ideas in terms of their disciplinary specialisation
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2019: $1,641.00||2019: $4,074.00||090300|
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.
12,000-15,000 word thesis examined by Honours Examination Panel (including an external examiner), and a 30-minute Viva (oral examination).
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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