Honours Thesis A (NURS4021)


This unit provides students with the foundations for undertaking and managing their research project. It explores the practical aspects of managing the honours project, including the supervisory relationship and time management, as well as structuring an honours thesis and developing the thesis argument. It is expected that students will commence their research project under the guidance of their supervisor during this unit. Students will undertake a critical and analytical literature review of their research topic in 5,000-6,000 words.

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seminars, workshops


literature review (100%)

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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.