Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast
In this unit, you are provided the opportunity to employ skills developed across a range of University Preparation Units to complete a guided research project. Using techniques in research, analysis, problem-solving, reflection, and academic communication, you will investigate a topic of your choosing, undertake academic investigation of the key issues or challenges involved and, finally, produce an evidence-based analysis and argument expressing your perspective. The research and writing skills developed and practised in this unit apply to a diverse range of disciplinary environments, from the humanities to the sciences.
|Unit name||UPP Project A|
Dominic Lennard, Mike Harris
|Available as student elective?||No|
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1. Locate and employ evidence from a range of academic sources
2. Apply feedback and engage in reflective practice
3. Frame and present an academic argument through the appraisal of competing views
4. Apply academic writing conventions to a project report
On Campus students: 2 hour weekly face-to-face workshop
Off Campus students: 2 hour weekly online workshop (optional)
AT1: Source comparison (20%)
AT2: Literature Research Task (30%)
AT3: Research Report and Reflection (50%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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