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Honours Topic in Global Politics and Policy (POL500)

School School of Business and Governance
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external, SUM-internal, SUM-external
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S1
Murdoch S2
Description This unit gives students an opportunity to do preparatory work for their honours thesis. Students develop the topic in consultation with their thesis supervisor and undertake the work with the supervisor's guidance. The topic could for instance involve completing an in-depth analysis of concepts relevant to the thesis, investigating pertinent ethical considerations, preparing an annotated bibliography, or conducting a pilot study.
Timetabled Learning Activities This unit involves independent supervised project work. There are no regular lectures or tutorials.
Prerequisites Enrolment in Honours in Politics and International Studies.
Appears in these Courses/Majors:
see individual structures for context
Global Politics and Policy Honours (BA(Hons))
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.

Contacts

Unit Coordinator
POL500
Dr Ian Cook
Head of Discipline Global Studies

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 6117
e: I.Cook@murdoch.edu.au
o: 440.3.014 - Social Sciences, Murdoch Campus
Unit Contacts
POL500

MURDOCH: S1-External
MURDOCH: S1-Internal
MURDOCH: S2-External
MURDOCH: S2-Internal
Dr Ian Cook
Head of Discipline Global Studies

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 6117
e: I.Cook@murdoch.edu.au
o: 440.3.014 - Social Sciences, Murdoch Campus
POL500

MURDOCH: SUM-Internal
MURDOCH: SUM-External
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