Not currently offered
Course code



10 units


6000 level

Course handbook


Allows students to undertake a supervised program of reading on a topic not currently offered by the School of Social Sciences, but which is an area of expertise of a staff member in the School. The reading to be covered and the associated program of study is established by way of negotiation between the student and the responsible member of academic staff. Enrolment is dependent upon the permission of the Head of School, and the availability of staff and resources.


Not currently offered.

This Course was last offered in Semester 2 - 2014.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Develop a critical understanding of an agreed area of debate within social science.

2. Criticise in an informed manner the relevant material in a broad range of social science texts.


Course content will be determined by way of consultation between a student and the course coordinator.

Assumed knowledge

Undergraduate degree with social science major or major in related area.

Assessment items

Literature Review: Criticial literature review

Report: Mid-semester progress report