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Russian Thesis Part 1 (RUSS40009)

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Year of offer2019
Subject levelHonours
Subject codeRUSS40009
Semester 1
Semester 2
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

Research into Russian language or culture on a selected topic approved by the head of Russian in coordination with the thesis supervisor.

Intended learning outcomes

On successful completion of this subject, students should:

  • have understood and applied the relevant research methods in their chosen field of Russian studies;
  • have achieved the level of linguistic and methodological competency required for postgraduate studies in Russian; and
  • have demonstrated their ability to do guided research at Honours level.

Generic skills

At the completion of this subject, students should:

  • be able to demonstrate research skills through competent use of the library and other information sources;
  • be able to show critical thinking and analysis through recommended reading, essay writing and tutorial discussion, and by determining the strength of an argument; and
  • be able to demonstrate understanding of social, ethical and cultural context through the contextualisation of judgements, developing a critical self-awareness, being open to new ideas and possibilities and by constructing an argument.

Last updated: 9 November 2018