- Code PPEI4000
- Unit Value 12 units
- Offered by School of Politics and International Relations
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Politics, Philosophy and Economics
- Areas of interest Philosophy, Economics, Politics
- Academic career UGRD
- Dr Alexandra Oprea
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2021
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This is an advanced course on the methods and theoretical concepts of politics, philosophy and/or economics. It will prepare research students for the design and implementation of a research project, namely a 20,000-word thesis, that leads to the development of new understandings or that provides solutions to complex problems at the intersection of politics, philosophy and economics.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Demonstrate a deeper understanding of methodological issues and areas of interdisciplinary knowledge relevant to the thesis.
- Demonstrate appreciation of quantitative and qualitative research techniques, as applicable to field of research.
Indicative Assessment2 x Paper Outline, 500-words each (5% each) Learning Outcome 1
2 x Essay, 4,000-words each (45% each) Learning Outcomes 1-2
Or equivalent assessment tasks.
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Workload260 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 48 hours of contact over 12 weeks, including taught seminars and attendance at relevant research seminars;
b) 212 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Assumed KnowledgeCompletion of BPPE, or a cognate major.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4176||22 Feb 2021||01 Mar 2021||31 Mar 2021||28 May 2021||In Person||N/A|