MA Dissertation Part 2 (ANHS6909)


In ANHS6908 (mandatory prerequisite) and ANHS6909 students research and write a supervised dissertation of about 14,000 words over two semesters, beginning in either semester, on a topic to be decided in consultation with their supervisor. The completed dissertation counts for 2 units of study (12 credit points). Students must consult the postgraduate coordinator prior to enrolment. Available to Master of Arts candidates only.

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4x1-2hr supervision meetings weeks 2, 4, 6, and 8


completion and submission of a 14000 word dissertation (begun in ANHS6908)

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