Units of Study

SLSS4011 - Socio-Legal Studies Honours A

Semester 1, 2013  |  Credit Points: 12

Coordinator: Mike Michael


The Honours program in Socio-Legal Studies consists of:

1. a thesis written under the supervision of one or more members of academic staff;
2. two seminars that meet weekly for two hours each during Semester 1.

The thesis should be of 18000-20000 words in length. Each seminar requires 6000 words of written work or its equivalent. The thesis is worth 60% of the final Honours mark and each of the seminars is worth 20%.

The following seminars are on offer in 2012:

Socio-Legal Studies Honours A: Key Issues in Law and Society Research;
Sociology Honours B: Practicing Sociology.

For more information, contact the Honours Coordinator.


a thesis of 18000-20000 words in length and 6000 words of written work or its equivalent for each seminar


2x2hr seminars/week in semester 1


completion of all requirements of a Bachelor of Socio-Legal Studies with a credit average in senior level core and elective Socio-Legal Studies units. Requirements for the Pass degree must be completed before entry to level 4000 honours units of study.


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