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Research in Political Economy - ECOP3912

Year - 2020

This unit prepares students for independent research in Political Economy. It focuses on methodology and the philosophy of social science, and covers quantitative and qualitative methods as well as practical aspects of developing and carrying out a research project.

1x2hr seminar/week

1x2000wd Essay (30%), 1x statistical exercise (1000wd equiv) (20%), 1x3000wd research proposal (40%), Seminar participation (10%)

Additional information
Third year students who have not completed the prerequisites should consult the Department of Political Economy about alternative requirements.


12 credit points at 2000 level in Political Economy including ECOP2911




Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Political Economy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Courses that offer this unit

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