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AIS5000 - Research Project in Australian Indigenous Studies

12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Arts

Leader: Professor Lynette Russell


Clayton First semester 2007 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2007 (Day)


Students enrolled in this unit will have the opportunity to conduct independent research into a topic of their choice related to Australian Indigenous Studies under staff supervision, through preparing a 9000 word project.


Upon successfully completing this unit students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate skills to initiate and conduct independent research.
  2. Demonstrate an appreciation of and commitment to ethical research.
  3. Demonstrate advanced critical thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  4. Demonstrate advanced written skills through the presentation of a 9000 word project.


Written work comprised of a 9000 word research project: 100%

Contact hours

Fortnightly supervisory consultations


Students must have completed 48 points of the Master of Australian Studies (or other relevant Master degree)