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Public Policy & Management Thesis Part 1 (PPMN40006)

Undergraduate level 4Points: 18.75On Campus (Parkville)

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Overview

Year of offer2019
Subject levelUndergraduate Level 4
Subject codePPMN40006
Campus
Parkville
Availability
Semester 1
Semester 2
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

A supervised thesis embodying the results of a student's own research.

Intended learning outcomes

On completion of this subject students should:

  • be able to show a capacity for an advanced level of analysis in relation to issues being studied;
  • be able to show an awareness of the latest research directions in the subject; and
  • have shown a capacity for independent research.

Generic skills

On completion of this subject students should:

  • be able to conceptualise and plan a substantial project of original research;
  • be able to present material in draft form and engage productively with a supervisor;
  • be able to consolidate and enhance established skills in engaging creatively with a critical field;
  • be able to synthesise critical arguments and debates;
  • be able to test and develop new research methods in relation to ongoing debates;
  • be able to enhance drafting and writing skills, in both a critical and creative manner; and
  • be able to manage time and study resources over a sustained period of time.

Last updated: 24 July 2019