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AFF5180 - Research dissertation

24 points, SCA Band 2, 0.500 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Business and Economics


Caulfield First semester 2007 (Day)
Caulfield Full year 2007 (Day)
Caulfield Second semester 2007 (Day)


Under supervision, students are expected to undertake and report on an original research topic that addresses a contemporary and/or a significant issue in the field of accounting, banking and finance, insurance or risk management. Students must find a suitable supervisor, have selected an appropriate area of research and have obtained the approval of their course director before undertaking in this unit.


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:


Thesis (up to 50,000 words): 100%

Contact hours

48 hours per week of private research and consultation with the appointed supervisor.


48 credit points of graduate level units at an average of a credit


AFF4060, AFF4061


AFF5170, AFF5190