This unit is the first of three honours units that is related to the construction of your major research work. In this unit you will work with your supervisor and the honours coordinator to propose your research activities as part of a written plan. Upon endorsement of this plan you will commence your honours research work. At the end of semester you and your supervisor will reflect on your progress to date in a candidate and supervisor progress report.
|Unit name||Honours Thesis Part A|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Geography, Planning, and Spatial Sciences
|Discipline||Geography, Planning, and Spatial Sciences|
|Coordinator||Doctor Melinda McHenry|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|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|
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- Apply knowledge of a research discipline to a new scenario.
- Design methodology required to answer a research question.
- Synthesise research literature.
- Comply with regulatory frameworks and professional ethics.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
- Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
- HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
- FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4
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4 Please refer here for eligibility for FEE-HELP
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|Assessment||Project Proposal (75%)|Short Report (25%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
There are no prescribed readings for honours.
Candidates should discuss any recommended or suggested readings with their supervisor(s).
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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