MEMS5410 Dissertation Part 3

12 points
(see Timetable)
Semester 1UWA (Perth)Face to face
Semester 2UWA (Perth)Face to face
This unit comprises an individual research dissertation. From 2015, it has been undertaken in two parts (MEMS5408 and MEMS5409, 24 points) and must be completed to fulfil the requirements of the Master of Medieval and Early Modern Studies course. Students can commence the unit in either semester 1 or semester 2. Students meet regularly with their supervisor to discuss their research. Contact the Director of the Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies for more details.

Note: MEMS5410 and MEMS5411 are only available to students who enrolled prior to 2015, whereby a 48-point dissertation is taken over four semesters.
Students are able to students are able to initiate, plan and carry out a substantial piece of original research.
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: this comprises a dissertation of 24,000 words. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Professor Andrew Lynch
Unit rules
enrolment in the Master of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (11530)
Contact hours
negotiated with the supervisor
Students must complete part 1 before commencing part 2. Mid-year commencement of the dissertation is allowed.
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