- Code IDEC8024
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by International and Development Economics Program
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject International and Developmental Economics
- Academic career PGRD
- Prof Bruce Chapman
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2015
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In this course students will develop and refine a proposal for their PhD thesis in the Applied Policy stream of the Economics PhD. Students will work on framing a sharp research question or questions, developing a tractable research framework to answer those questions, and identifying a practical time-line for thesis preparation.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will have:
1) Learned how to frame a sharp and workable research question.
2) Gained experience in critically assessing research proposals, including their own and those of fellow students.
3) Clearly identified the major elements of their proposed PhD work.
4) Written and defended a well-stuctured thesis proposal.
Pass/ Fail assessment of the thesis proposal.
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Approximately 8-10 hours per week.
Requisite and Incompatibility
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2497||20 Jul 2015||07 Aug 2015||31 Aug 2015||30 Oct 2015||In Person||N/A|