Dissertation Part 1 (GOVT6340)


This unit of study comprises part 1 of a 10,000 word dissertation for the degree of Master of Public Policy. Students must seek the department's permission prior to enrolment.

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Further unit of study information


4hrs over the semester in meetings as arranged with the supervisor.


Completion of a research proposal and research and writing towards a dissertation of 10,000 words (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Completion of 4 postgraduate units - 75% or above average

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Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.