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HMT4001 Honours Dissertation A

Units : 2
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Arts
School or Department : School of Humanities and Communication


Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in Program: BAHN or BCAH


This two unit course enables students enrolled in the Honours programme to commence their dissertation under supervision. The student shall enrol in either MODULE 1 or MODULE 2. The topic shall be chosen by the student and approved by the supervisor, and may be either the result of original investigations, or embody a critical appraisal or analysis of primary or secondary source material. The dissertation may be (i) fully written (Module 1), comprising 12,000-15,000 words; or (ii) consist of a professional body of work and a written exegesis of 5,000-8,000 words (Module 2). Module 2 is especially suited to BCAH students. This course will normally be followed by HMT4002 Honours Dissertation B.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 1, 2011 Online
Semester 2, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2011 Online