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276902 Honours Thesis 2

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UTS: Business: Management
Credit points: 15 cp

Subject level:

Undergraduate

Result type: Grade and marks

There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.

Description

The honours thesis requires students to produce a 20,000-word thesis based on an original problem of a theoretical or applied nature. The thesis is expected to demonstrate students' competency to conceptualise, conduct and present research in a scholarly and independent manner.

Subject learning objectives (SLOs)

Upon successful completion of this subject students should be able to:
1. produce a 20,000 word research thesis based on an original problem of a theoretical or applied nature. The thesis is not expected to advance knowledge but it should demonstrate evidence of the student's competency to conceptualise, conduct and present research in a scholarly and independent manner.

Contribution to the development of graduate attributes

This subject is the culmination of the Honours program. The award and level of Honours is determined by the quality of the Honours thesis.

Teaching and learning strategies

This subject is taught through individual research and tutorial sessions with the thesis supervisor.

Content (topics)

  • Research proposal and design
  • Review of relevant literature
  • Research methodology
  • Research design and statistics
  • Interpretation of data and discussion of results

Assessment

Assessment task 1: Thesis (Individual)

Weight: 100%