Economics Research Dissertation A (ECON7010)


This is the first capstone unit in the MEcAnalysis. Students develop a detailed research proposal for a dissertation, which will be developed throughout Economics Research Dissertation B. Students are expected to take part in a research methods seminar series while receiving individual assistance from a specialist supervisor. This unit is assessed through the research and writing towards a 12,000 word dissertation, to be completed in Economics Research Dissertation B.

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Regular individual consultation with academic supervisor


research dissertation (100%)

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

ECON6001 and ECON6002 and ECON6003

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