Dissertation Part 2 (HRTD6911)


Students will conduct original independent research in the areas of human rights and/or democratisation under the academic supervision of a relevant expert. Research will build on the research methods unit already completed. Students may undertake fieldwork and may conduct their research in an area relevant to their ongoing professional work. The dissertation will be 12000 words.

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


6000wd dissertation (100%)

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904


HRTD6907 and HRTD6908 and HRTD6909

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