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BTF5320 - Minor thesis

24 points, SCA Band 3, 0.500 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Dr Bill Orow


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


The minor thesis requires a student to undertake original research on an approved topic in an approved field of taxation law and to present that research in the form of a thesis of between 20,000 to 25,000 words in length. The topic must be approved by the course director, who will appoint a supervisor. Students will be required to spend 24 hours per week in private research and writing of the minor thesis over two semesters. Enrolment in BTF5320 Minor thesis requires a student to submit a research proposal and have a supervisor appointed by the Course Director.


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:


Minor thesis (20,000 to 25,000 words in length): 100% (may only be undertaken as a 24 point unit)

Contact hours

24 hours per week in private research.