Social Science Honours 2
|Course code SOCS4002||Units 20||Level 4000||Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science|
This course will involve an analysis of research methodologies and/or topics applicable to the student's area of study.
Not available in 2014
|Objectives||Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to demonstrate:|
1. understanding of the methodological issues involved in research in an area of social science study;
2. comprehension of a range of theoretical issues in areas of social science study;
3. skills in performing a research task at honours level;
4. ability to write a research essay at honours level.
|Content||This course will involve an analysis of research methodologies and/or topics applicable to the student's area of study. This will be provided through a series of seminars, which may focus on a particular theme or on a range of methodological and theoretical issues related to research in the social sciences.|
|Assumed Knowledge||The Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) program requires successful completion of a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Social Science or equivalent, with a major in a field relevant to their proposed Honours study and at least a credit average in the field in their undergraduate program.|
|Modes of Delivery||Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning|
Self Directed Learning
|Contact Hours||Seminar: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|