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WS4017 - Honours Thesis Part 2 of 2

Credit points: 6
Year: 2012
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Subject chain: WS4016 WS4017
Administered by: School of Arts & Social Sciences

This subject is also available to P/G BCW/BSW students or by permission by the Head of School. Except with the approval from the Head of School/Associate Dean, all subjects in a chain must be studied in consecutive teaching periods.

The thesis is based on a research study of relevance to social policy and/or community welfare practice, chosen in consultation with a supervisor.

Learning Outcomes

  • to research and write an honours thesis.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to think critically, to analyse and evaluate claims, evidence and arguments;
  • The ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences;
  • The ability to learn independently and in a self-directed manner.
Prerequisites: WS4016
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
WS4002

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 22-Mar-2012
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Susan Gair
Assessment: thesis.

Cairns, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 23-Aug-2012
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Susan Gair
Assessment: thesis.

Mackay, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Susan Gair
Assessment: thesis.

Mackay, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 23-Aug-2012
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Susan Gair
Assessment: thesis.

Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Susan Gair
Assessment: thesis.

Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 23-Aug-2012
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Susan Gair
Assessment: thesis.

Study Period 1, External
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Susan Gair
Method of Delivery: CDROM
Assessment: thesis.

Study Period 2, External
Census Date 23-Aug-2012
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Susan Gair
Method of Delivery: CDROM
Assessment: thesis.

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