- Code POGO8135
- Unit Value 12 units
- Offered by Policy and Governance Program
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Policy and Governance
- Academic career PGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:On satisfying the requirements for this course, students will have the knowledge to design and conduct original research. Students will also develop their writing and presentation skills.
Each student is allocated a supervisor for the duration of the project. Students are required to attend group discussion sessions and academic research skills workshops.
Assessment is based on the satisfactory completion of a 17 - 20,000 word research paper. Students must also make a presentation of findings at the end of semester.
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There are approximately 6-8 contact hours for academic skills workshop and presentations plus time spent with individual supervisors. Because this is a research project, students will spend most time working independently. The workload is potentially higher than for a normal 12-unit course.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Assumed KnowledgeDistinction grade or better in POGO8196
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