EMPL4484 Dissertation (Employment Relations) Part 4

Credit
6 points
Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Semester 1UWA (Perth)Face to face
Semester 2UWA (Perth)Face to face
Details for undergraduate courses
  • Honours core unit in Work and Employment Relations [Bachelor of Arts (Honours)]
Content
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.
Outcomes
Students are able to (1) demonstrate a thorough understanding of the topic of the dissertation and the literature on that topic; (2) prepare, write and present a research proposal and an application for ethical approval of research; and (3) prepare, write and present research results and conclusions in a scholarly manner.
Assessment
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: individual research project. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit rules
Prerequisites:
enrolment in the Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
or
completion of 144 points in the Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours)
or
a Doctor of Philosophy in a relevant area
Unit Outline
Semester 1_2019 [SEM-1_2019]
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