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SS5006 - Society and Culture Minor Thesis

Credit points: 6
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Arts, Society & Education

The subject involves the submission of a research thesis of no more than 8,000 words on a topic negotiated by the student and a supervisor appointed by the relevant school in the faculty. The thesis will be examined by two examiners, at least one of whom will be external, appointed by the relevant school. The subject is available to students enrolled in the Graduate and Postgraduate (coursework and thesis) awards in Social Science.

Learning Outcomes

  • to develop and demonstrate independent research and writing skills in an appropriate Social Science field.

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Glenn Dawes
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 6 credit point subject is approximately 260 hours.

  • 13 hours - Supervision sessions
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: thesis.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Glenn Dawes
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 6 credit point subject is approximately 260 hours.

  • 13 hours - Supervision sessions
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: thesis.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Glenn Dawes
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 6 credit point subject is approximately 260 hours.

  • 13 hours - Supervision sessions
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: thesis.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Glenn Dawes
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 6 credit point subject is approximately 260 hours.

  • 13 hours - Supervision sessions
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: thesis.

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.