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Area/Catalogue
ARCH 4043

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
101543

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Course aim

To develop a research topic through application of advanced research methodologies and practices.

Course content

Students will develop a range of strategies, techniques and methodologies used in architectural research and apply analytical and critical skills in a literature review and formal research proposal leading towards Architectural Thesis 2.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
VSAR 4003 AAD Research Methods
ARCH 5052 AAD Research Practices

Students will be required to demonstrate the achievement of a GPA of 5.0 or above in the Master of Architecture program or equivalent.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture 1 hour x 12 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 12 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Research Proposal 500 words 15% N/A
Thesis Part A 4000 words 85% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Art, Architecture and Design

Degrees this course is offered in

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