• Offered by Research School of Management
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Course subject Management, Marketing and International Business
  • Areas of interest Commerce, International Business, Management, Marketing
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2014
    Second Semester 2014
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This course is suitable for Master-level students wishing to write a sub-thesis in the areas of management, marketing or international business. Students in the course discuss their research interests in the areas of management, marketing or international business with a potential supervisor, who assists them in identifying a suitable research topic equivalent to 24 units of coursework. Students complete a sub-thesis on the agreed topic of 20,000 to 25,000 words.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Students will be able to demonstrate their ability to conduct a basic research project in the form of a sub-thesis. 

Indicative Assessment

Assessment will be in line with the two other research project courses in the Research School of Management, MGMT8227 Special Research Topic 1 (6 units) and MGMT8188 Special Research Topic 2 (12 units). The sub-thesis will be examined in the Research School of Management.

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Requisite and Incompatibility

You will need to contact the Research School of Management to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

Preliminary Reading

None

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Students continuing in their current program of study will have their tuition fees indexed annually from the year in which you commenced your program. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
3
Unit value:
24 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
24.00 0.50000
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $8352
2004 $8640
2005 $12936
2006 $12960
2007 $12960
2008 $12960
2009 $12960
2010 $12960
2011 $12960
2012 $12960
2013 $12960
2014 $12984
International fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $12936
2004 $12936
2005 $12936
2006 $13800
2007 $13800
2008 $13800
2009 $13800
2010 $15768
2011 $15768
2012 $15768
2013 $15768
2014 $15792
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
3893 17 Feb 2014 07 Mar 2014 31 Mar 2014 30 May 2014 In Person N/A

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
8919 21 Jul 2014 08 Aug 2014 31 Aug 2014 30 Oct 2014 In Person N/A

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