Units of Study

GOVT6340 - Dissertation Part 1

Semester 1, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Colin Wight


This unit of study comprises part 1 of a 15000 word dissertation for the degree of Master of Public Policy. Students must seek the department's permission prior to enrolment. Candidates must have completed, or be concurrently enrolled in GOVT6139 Research Design. A full-time student will undertake GOVT 6340 and GOVT 6341 Dissertation 2 concurrently. A part-time student will undertake GOVT 6341 in the following semester.


research and writing towards a dissertation of 15000 words in length (100%)


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


Completion of 4 postgraduate units - 75% or above average and written permission from Postgraduate Coursework Coordinator

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