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Master of Applied Science, Project B KGG705



This unit provides opportunities for students enrolled in the Masters of Applied Science program in the School of Technology, Environments and Design to undertake a series of research activities related to (but not replicating) their dissertation topic. Examples of these research activities include a literature review, a methods essay, or a practical research investigation. The format of the project will be negotiated and documented with the supervisor and approved by the MAppSci course coordinator.

Students enrol in KGG704 Project A followed by KGG705 Project B. The project report is due at the completion of Project B.


Unit name Master of Applied Science, Project B
Unit code KGG705
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Geography, Planning, and Spatial Sciences
Discipline Geography, Planning, and Spatial Sciences

Dr Jagannath Aryal

Teaching staff

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


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Teaching Pattern

Introductory meeting with the unit/course coordinator and subsequent meetings with the project supervisor.


Project proposal (500 words, ungraded); The project report will be equivalent to 10,000 words in total (after completing KGG705 project B), and will be marked by the student's thesis supervisor and a second independent marker within the School. An intermediate progress report for KGG704 Project A is due in the last week of semester and is comprised of ~4,000 words. Formative feedback will be provided by the supervisor.

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