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BTX5490 - Minor thesis

24 points, SCA Band 3, 0.500 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Dr Bill Orow & Mr Philip Lipton


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


The minor thesis requires a student to undertake original research on an approved topic in the relevant field and to present that research in a paper of between 20,000 and 25,000 words in length. A topic has to be chosen in conjunction with the appointed supervisor from within the Department of Business Law and Taxation. The minor thesis is expected to be of sufficient standard and practical relevance so as to be suitable for publication in a peer-reviewed journal.


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:


Minor thesis: 100%

Contact hours

24 hours per week private research


Students must be enrolled in the MTax or MBL programs