SCI499 Graduate Diploma in Science ThesisUpdated: 15 March 2019
|Supervised Exam||There is no supervised examination.|
|Pre-requisites||candidature in Grad DipSc and 24cp with a GPA of at least 5 and permission of head of school|
Some projects cannot be undertaken online. Advanced standing cannot be granted for this unit. The Approval for Enrolment Form can be downloaded from the link. This form is to be completed and submitted to the school for approval. At the discretion of the course coordinator, the program of study may include this unit and involves a project and a project report. The project topic must be approved in advance by the course coordinator on the recommendation of the head of school. The project may take the form of a design, a management plan, a literature review, or a field or laboratory investigation. A student is not permitted to enrol in this unit until the appropriate course coordinator has approved a topic and one or more project supervisors. The principal supervisor must be a member of UNE staff, within the School, and as approved by the Head of School.
The thesis will be assessed by at least two independent examiners (excluding the supervisor).
|Coordinator(s)||Rose Andrew (email@example.com)|
The GradDipSc thesis comprises the completion of a research project on a topic chosen in consultation with members of UNE academic staff and in a discipline area complementing the student's program of study. The thesis must comprise a literature review and the results of the research project and is undertaken upon agreement of potential supervisor(s) and the Course Coordinator. The thesis should not exceed 14 000 words, excluding tables, plates, figures, references and appendices. Further details are available from the Course Coordinator for Science.
|Materials||No text required|
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: