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Area/Catalogue
SOCU 5022

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
169251

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Unit Value
9

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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 Creative Industries

Course aim

To critically examine research methodologies and issues in the chosen discipline area. Also to identify the range of research methods and design used and critically evaluate their application in research planning and development.

Course content

Students will investigate the range of research methodologies and designs in the social sciences, research paradigms/frameworks, research project management, planning and development. Students will explore the methodological knowledge and skills introduced in this course to generate and analyse both qualitative and quantitative research data and also be mindful of the ethical and cultural considerations involved in creatively focussed research.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

The completion of 18 units of postgraduate studies

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Workshop 3 hours x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Workshop 3 hours x 13 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, MAGILL
Research proposal 3600 40% N/A
Annotated bibliography 5400 60% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Research proposal 3600 40% N/A
Annotated bibliography 5400 60% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
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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

School of Creative Industries

Degrees this course is offered in

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