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LA4057 - Research Dissertation Part 2 of 2 (Thesis)

Credit points: 6
Year: 2022
Student Contribution Band: Band 4
Subject chain: LA4056 LA4057
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

Students will be required to complete and submit their Honours thesis of approximately 7,000 - 10,000 words.

Learning Outcomes

  • employ the compositional skills required for writing a thesis, including academic article-style organisation showing clarity of style and coherence of argument;
  • evaluate, analyse and critique a specific area of law in the subject area of the research;
  • exercise exemplary personal and professional moral and ethical standards in preparing a significant piece of research;
  • employ advanced legal research skills to complete a complex research project.

Subject Assessment

  • Research Thesis - (%) - .

Special Assessment Requirements

This subject must be completed together with LA4056. Assessment for both subjects is joint and consists of a single research thesis. Students must complete the thesis to pass this subject.


Availabilities

As this subject is part of a subject chain, a final standard grade (e.g. P, C) will only be recorded for each subject after successful completion of all parts of the subject chain.

Cairns, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 24-Mar-2022
Coordinator: Dr Jamie Fellows
Workload expectations:

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

  • 10 hours - Supervision
  • assessment and self-directed study

Cairns, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 25-Aug-2022
Coordinator: Dr Jamie Fellows, Assoc. Professor Thomas Middleton
Workload expectations:

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

  • 10 hours - Supervision
  • assessment and self-directed study

Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 24-Mar-2022
Coordinator: Dr Jamie Fellows
Workload expectations:

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

  • 10 hours - Supervision
  • assessment and self-directed study

Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 25-Aug-2022
Coordinator: Dr Jamie Fellows, Assoc. Professor Thomas Middleton
Workload expectations:

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

  • 10 hours - Supervision
  • 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.