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Dissertation Part A

Enrolment code: ESG704

Offered: Hobart: may be taken in semester 1 OR semester 2, Launceston: may be taken in semester 1 OR semester 2, Distance education: may be taken in semester 1 OR semester 2

Special note: a GPA of at least a credit level is required; restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Education (Honours) course

Unit description:

This is a major piece of work to complete a Master of Education (Honours). Candidates are required to work closely with a supervisor throughout the term of the study. The overall length should be between 15,000–18,000 words. Accuracy, comprehensiveness and careful standards of presentation are required. The study should be an orderly and fully documented investigation of some problem or point of interest arising from coursework undertaken by the student. The topic may be closely related to the student’s professional practice.

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Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern independent work including contact-time with lecturer Timetable
Prerequisites ESG702 /ESG703 Research Methods A+B and 100% of MEd coursework which must include ESG700 /ESG701 Contemporary Educational Issues (A+B) if proceeding via the non-specialist pathway  
Assessment mode the finished study to be marked by two outside assessors. Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Discipline (School) Postgraduate Education  
Courses Master of Education (Honours)  
Faculty website Faculty of Education  
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