Courses & Units

Honours Thesis Part C KGA438

Note:

See KGA436 for details.

Introduction

This is your final unit in the honours program. In this unit you will work towards the final production of a substantive research work, typically a thesis or professional portfolio. Throughout the semester you will attend regular meetings and seminars focussing on research communication and professional presentation of research data.

Summary

Unit name Honours Thesis Part C
Unit code KGA438
Credit points 25
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Geography, Planning, and Spatial Sciences
Discipline Geography, Planning, and Spatial Sciences
Coordinator Doctor Melinda McHenry
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Honours

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Online Semester 1 Off-Campus International Domestic
Online Semester 2 Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

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International students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 20/2/2023 21/3/2023 10/4/2023 28/5/2023
Semester 2 10/7/2023 8/8/2023 28/8/2023 15/10/2023

* 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 (refer to How do I withdraw from a unit? for more information).

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Learning Outcomes

  • Analyse and articulate researched findings
  • Competently address complex problems in the chosen research area
  • Communicate research results in a range of presentation formats
  • Reflect on research findings and justify future research ideas
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
not applicable

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Requisites

Prerequisites

KGA436

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Students are required to attend a minimum of 20 hours of seminars and meetings across the semester, as negotiated between candidate, supervisor(s) and the honours coordinator.

AssessmentThesis (100%)
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Textbooks

Required

There are no prescribed readings for honours.

Recommended

Candidates should discuss any recommended or suggested readings with their supervisor(s).

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