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Area/Catalogue
LAWS 4020

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
165342

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Law

Course aim

To provide students with the opportunity to undertake a major research project, involving the examination of specific research questions, which makes a valuable contribution to the existing literature.

Course content

This course is structured around the individual research questions chosen by the students in Research Project A. Students will prepare their research project writing plan and this will be reviewed by the Course Coordinator. Regular seminars will be held to develop argumentation and writing skills, to workshop drafts and to provide feedback on proposed presentations. Students will present their research project report to their peers, academic staff and relevant external experts.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
LAWS 4019 Research Project A

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Seminar 2 hours x 10 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 Project Report Part A 3,000 words 30% N/A
Research Project Report Part B 7,000 words 70% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
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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.

Non-award enrolment
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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

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