UWA Handbook 2017

Unit details

SWSP4536 Dissertation

Credit 12 points
  Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Semester 1UWA (Perth)Face to face
Semester 2UWA (Perth)Face to face
Content This unit involves supervised research leading to the submission of a research dissertation of up to 15,000 words on an approved topic. In preparation for the dissertation, research seminars are generally conducted in seminars throughout Semester 1. Ongoing individual and group support is provided during the year.
Outcomes Students demonstrate capabilities in supervised research culminating in a submitted master's dissertation.
Assessment Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s) Dr Susan Young
Unit rules
Prerequisites: enrolment in the Master of Social Work (11550)
Contact hours seminars: 2 hours per week; individual supervision: 8 hours
Unit OutlineSemester 1 : http://www.unitoutlines.meddent.uwa.edu.au/Units/SWSP4536/SEM-1/2017
Semester 2 : http://www.unitoutlines.meddent.uwa.edu.au/Units/SWSP4536/SEM-2/2017

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