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Unit Summary

Unit type

Hons Unit

Credit points

24

Unit aim

Engages students in a staged thesis unit for the Bachelor of Indigenous Knowledge with Honours program. Students have the opportunity to complete a thesis under the guidance of a supervisor. This is the first of a series of thesis units for the Bachelor of Indigenous Knowledge with Honours (the other units are INDG4003 and INDG4004).

Unit content

With guidance from an academic supervisor, students will typically cover the following topics:

  • Planning and conducting a research project
  • Relevant methodologies and methods
  • Literature review
  • Thesis planning
  • Conducting the research project
  • Writing a draft thesis
  • Completing the thesis for submission.

Learning outcomes

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:
1 Gather, analyse and interpret information via an Indigenous Knowledge framework
2 Develop an appropriate Indigenous research methodology.

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

  1. Gather, analyse and interpret information via an Indigenous Knowledge framework
  2. Develop an appropriate Indigenous research methodology.

Prescribed texts

  • No prescribed texts.
Prescribed texts may change in future teaching periods.