Human Rights/Democratisation Theme Paper (HRTD6915)


Students in this unit will undertake independent research in the fields of human rights and/or democratisation under academic supervision. Students may undertake research in an area raised in another part of the degree that they wish to explore in greater detail or an area of particular concern or interest, subject to negotiation with their supervisor. Research will be written up as a 5000 word academic paper.

Further unit of study information


1x3hr seminar/week


5000wds as established by partner institution (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904


HRTD6907 and HRTD6908 and HRTD6913 and HRTD6914

Additional Information

This unit is delivered at one of the partner institutions.

Study this unit outside a degree

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.