Dissertation Part A (ECOP6121)


Together with 'Dissertation Part B', this unit involves the supervised writing of a 10,000 word dissertation on a topic of the student's choosing as part of the Master of Political Economy.

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Supervised independent study


10,000wd dissertation (100%)

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Completion of four Political Economy postgraduate units (including ECOP6101) and permission from the postgraduate coordinator



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