MA Dissertation Part 1 (HSTY6915)


Candidates undertake research and writing toward a dissertation of 10,000-12,000 words, based on original source material, on an approved topic. Research is carried out under the supervision of an academic member of staff. Prospective candidates should consult the postgraduate coordinator prior to enrolment in order to formulate a topic.

Further unit of study information


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


Research and writing toward a dissertation of 10000-12000 words based on original source material - to be completed in HSTY6916

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Additional Information

This unit should be taken together with HSTY6916

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.