- Code EMDV8008
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Environmental Management & Development Program
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Environmental Management & Development
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Keith Barney
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2015
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This course allows students to prepare a research proposal, on a topic of their choice, that can be implemented in Semester 2 as part of EMDV8066 Research Project.
This course is a requirement (with a minimum Distinction grade) for students wanting to enrol in EMDV8066 Research Project in Semester 2.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
On successful completion of this course, students will:
1. Be able to develop research questions and hypotheses
2. Be able to carry out a strategic literature review, using well developed analytical and synthesis skills
3. Understand research design, and be able to choose rigorous and practical research methods to address a problem focussed research question(s)
4.Be able to structure, present and write a research proposal, using high level written and verbal communication skills
Other InformationA distinction average (70%) in the intial componet of the degree is required to enrol in this course
proposal 60%, outline of proposal (draft) 10%, presentation on key literature
10%, presentation on proposal 20%.
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Ten hours per week (including 3.5 contact hours)
Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the Environmental Management & Development Program to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
Reading material will be discussed with the course convener and will depend on the topic of relevance to the student
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- 6 units
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Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2382||16 Feb 2015||06 Mar 2015||31 Mar 2015||29 May 2015||In Person||N/A|