Units of Study

CISS6009 - Research Essay 1

Semester 2, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Dr Adam Kamradt-Scott


This unit consists of a 6000 word research essay under the guidance of a supervisor from CISS. Normally it involves deeper study of a subject which the student has already covered in her/his degree. Entry into this unit is by permission only, and depends upon the availability of a CISS supervisor for the proposed topic and student's existing knowledge in the area. MCom, MBus, and MIntSec students can take this unit as a stand-alone elective unit. MIntSec students may also take this unit in conjunction with CISS6010 Research Essay 2, writing a supervised dissertation of 10000 - 12000 words.


1x6000wd research essay (100%)


4x1-2hr supervision meetings weeks 2, 4, 6 and 8, or equivalent hours arranged by supervisor and student

Additional Information

Entry into this unit is by permission only.

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