- Annotated bibliography with five or more entries (500 words). Due week 4, 10%;.
- Assignment focussing on preliminary problem definition and literature review specific to the problem(500 words). Due week 6, 10%;
- Data collection (primary or secondary) and analysis assignment (500 words). Due week 9, 10%;
- A scholarly report of 4,000 words containing research problem definition, development proposal and literature review on a topic defined by the student in consultation with the subject coordinator, and establishing the basis for the empirical work that will be carried out in ABPL90362 Research Thesis - Property. Due week 11, 70%.