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PLM5010 - Terrorism and Security Studies Research Project

12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Arts

Leader: Pete Lentini


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 terrorism-related topic of their choice under staff supervision through preparing a 9,000 word project.


Upon completing this subject students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate skills to conduct original research independently.
  2. Demonstrate critical thinking, analytical and problem solving skills.
  3. Demonstrate a critical awareness of conceptual and empirical issues pertaining to terrorism studies.
  4. Demonstrate their written communication skills across a 9,000 word project.


Written work comprised of a 9,000 word research project: 100%

Contact hours

Fortnightly supervisory meetings


Students must have completed 48 points of the Master of Terrorism and Security Studies