ACCT4489 Dissertation (Accounting) Part 4

6 points
(see Timetable)
Semester 1UWA (Perth)Face to face
Semester 2UWA (Perth)Face to face
Details for undergraduate courses
  • Honours core unit in Accounting [Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)]
This unit is taken over two semesters and parts 1 to 4 must be completed to fulfil the requirements of the unit. Students can commence the unit in either semester 1 or semester 2. It comprises a research project of 15,000 to 25,000 words appropriate to the specialisation in the honours program.
Students are able to develop research knowledge and skills while completing a research project. This starts with the development of a proposal followed by the carrying out of the project and the final write-up of the project.
Typically this unit is assessed in the following way: dissertation. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit rules
enrolment in the Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)
completion of 144 points in the Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours)
Unit Outline
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