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EDR9001 Dissertation/Folio Full-time

Units : 4
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Education
School or Department : Faculty of Education
Version produced : 21 July 2014


Pre-requisite: EDU8601 and EDU8602 and EDR8000 and EDR8001 and students must be enrolled in the following Program: DEDU


Full-time candidates should enrol in this course for each semester of the dissertation/folio component of the Doctor of Education program. This will normally be for a total of 18 units (16 units of enrolment in EDR9001 and 2 units in EDR9000). If two electives are included in the program pathway, students will normally enrol for 16 units. It is expected that the following elements will normally be completed by students working in close consultation with their supervisors: For students completing the DISSERTATION - Writing and presenting a confirmation proposal; If appropriate, conducting a pilot or small-scale study; Collecting and analysing data; Writing successive versions of the chapters constituting the dissertation. For students completing the FOLIO - Writing and presenting a confirmation proposal; Conducting and writing a formal research report; Writing an analytical thematic statement; Completing one or two other components as required for the folio.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2013 Online
Semester 2, 2013 Online
Semester 3, 2013 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 3, 2013 Online