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Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast

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The thesis is an independent research project of 12,000-15,000 words on a topic of the student’s choice which has been approved by the Honours coordinator. The thesis is completed according to the academic conventions of the relevant discipline. Available disciplines for Humanities Honours theses are: Aboriginal Studies, Asian Studies, Chinese, Classics, English, German, History, Indonesian, Japanese, and Philosophy. Gender Studies theses are also possible. Please note that not all disciplines are available every year. With permission from the Honours coordinator, it is possible to complete an Honours thesis which combines two disciplines

Summary 2020

Unit name Honours Thesis A
Unit code HUM403
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline English|Global Cultures and Languages|History and Classics|Philosophy and Gender Studies

Naomi Milthorpe

Teaching staff

Relevant Humanities staff. Supervisor assigned in consultation with Head of Program or Honours Coordinator

Level Honours
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No



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Assessment is by 12,000 to 15,000-word thesis. The thesis is commenced in HUM403 Honours Thesis A and is completed in HUM404 Honours Thesis B.

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