- Code EMDV8008
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Crawford School of Public Policy
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Environmental Management & Development
- Academic career PGRD
- Prof Luca Tacconi
- Mode of delivery Online or In Person
First Semester 2021
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This course is available for in-person and remote (online) learning.
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:
- Be able to develop research questions and hypotheses
- Be able to carry out a critical literature review, using well developed analytical and synthesis skills
- Understand research design, and be able to choose rigorous and practical research methods to address a problem focused research question(s)
- 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
- Outline of proposal, critical literature review, presentation of research proposal, research proposal (100) [LO 1,2,3,4]
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Ten hours per week (including 3.5 contact hours)
Requisite and Incompatibility
Reading material will be discussed with the course convener and will depend on the topic of relevance to the student
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