Chinese Honours IV

Course code CHIN4180Units 20Level 4000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science

This course involves completion and submission of a research thesis/project on the student's chosen area of Chinese studies.

Not available in 2015

ObjectivesUpon successful completion of the course, students should be able to:
1. Appropriate understanding of specific issues and concepts related to an aspect of their chosen area of study in Chinese,
2. Substantial knowledge of the materials and sources relating to these issues,
3. Critical skills necessary for undertaking an extended research thesis/project at the Honours level
ContentIn tandem with CHIN4170, this course involves the completion and submission of a research dissertation or thesis in an area of the student's choice in Chinese studies. Where appropriate, joint Honours thesis will be considered in consultation with staff in disciplines concerned. It is important that the student is able to undertake independent research under supervision or through directed readings and consultation with the assigned supervisor.
Replacing Course(s)N/A
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeSuccessfully completed degree with major in Chinese with credit or above.
Modes of DeliveryFlexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
Internal Mode
Teaching MethodsProblem Based Learning
Individual Supervision
Self Directed Learning
Assessment Items
Other: (please specify)Student to produce research project/thesis under supervision of assigned staff of between 12,000 and 15,000 words in length or equivalent for evaluation by external examiners.
Contact HoursIndividual Supervision: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Compulsory Components
Requisite by EnrolmentSuccessful completion of a BA degree with a Chinese major with credit and above.