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Unit of study_

Research in Political Economy - ECOP3912

Year - 2018

This unit prepares students for independent research in Political Economy. It focuses on methodology and the philosophy of social science, and covers quantitative and qualitative methods as well as practical aspects of developing and carrying out a research project.

Classes
1x2hr seminar/week

Assessment
1x2000wd Essay (30%), 1x statistical exercise (1000wd equiv) (20%), 1x3000wd research proposal (40%), Seminar participation (10%)

Additional information
Third year students who have not completed the prerequisites should consult the Department of Political Economy about alternative requirements.

Pre-requisites

ECOP2911 and (ECOP2011 or ECOP2012 or ECOP2612)

Prohibitions

ECOP3902

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Political Economy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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