Independent Study (MMHU6902)


This unit will provide an opportunity for approved candidates to pursue an extended project under supervision. Students will be expected to discuss and plan the project with their supervisor, then submit drafted material to an agreed timetable, and to discuss this drafted material with their supervisor before submitting a final draft. All assessments must be completed to pass this Unit.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


1hr/week supervision


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Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


You must have completed at least one other unit of study in a postgraduate coursework degree before seeking permission to enrol.

Additional Information

You must seek permission from the unit of study coordinator prior to enrolment.

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.