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Unit of Study HIS00235 - Community History Research Project (2015)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 undertake a literature search focusing on the area of the research topic
2 work with a community to devise a research project
3 develop and clarify project roles with a community partner
4 demonstrate different research techniques and methods
5 know how to propose, and then carry through, a major research project in community history
6 demonstrate oral and written skills in communicating research findings.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. undertake a literature search focusing on the area of the research topic
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
  2. work with a community to devise a research project
    • GA3:
    • GA5:
    • GA6:
  3. develop and clarify project roles with a community partner
    • GA3:
    • GA5:
    • GA6:
  4. demonstrate different research techniques and methods
    • GA3:
    • GA4:
  5. know how to propose, and then carry through, a major research project in community history
    • GA3:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
    • GA6:
  6. demonstrate oral and written skills in communicating research findings.
    • GA6:

Prescribed learning resources

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Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.