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WS3513 - Research Proposal Seminar

Credit points: 3
Year: 2020
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Arts, Society & Education

The subject will provide a practical guide for students who wish to develop a research project for BSW Honours degree. The emphasis will be on research methods and planning

Learning Outcomes

  • know how to develop a literature review;
  • plan and develop a research proposal;
  • understand the research process;
  • articulate and explain proposed research.

Subject Assessment

  • online presentation (40%)
  • research proposal (60%).
Prerequisites: SS1103, SY2005, SY2012 or WS2007


External, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 39 hours - Online Engagement
  • assessment and self-directed study

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.