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ENGL6929: Dissertation Part 1

This is a capstone unit in the Master of English Studies program. It comprises research and writing towards a 12000 word dissertation. Candidates must formulate a topic and seek permission for enrolment from the Postgraduate Coordinator. Approval is subject to availability of appropriate supervision by an academic staff member. Must be followed by enrolment in ENGL6930.

Code ENGL6929
Academic unit English
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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None
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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ENGL6935

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. formulate and work on an appropriate research project through practising intellectual autonomy in researching a specialist area of literary studies
  • LO2. critically engage with and intervene in current debates in the discipline
  • LO3. demonstrate confidence and relevant disciplinary knowledge when engaging with the wider intellectual community
  • LO4. understand how to revise drafts and produce fluent and articulate arguments through supervision.