|Classes: 1 x 2hr class per week|
Assessment: Review of Articles; Seminar participation; Literature review; Sources and Methods report; Thesis proposal
|This is the second unit of study to be taken by students preparing for their final honours year. It emphasises the skills needed for research and dissertation writing. Topics include research materials, bibliographical access, computer software usage, and alternative sources of information for research in political economy. The unit also provides opportunities for discussion of honours dissertation proposals.Third year students who have not completed the prerequisites should consult the Department of Political Economy about alternative requirements.