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Monash University Handbook 2010 Postgraduate - Unit

12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL

FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedCaulfield First semester 2010 (Off-campus)
Caulfield Second semester 2010 (Off-campus)
Gippsland First semester 2010 (Off-campus)
Gippsland Second semester 2010 (Off-campus)
Coordinator(s)Jude McCulloch


This unit requires students to complete a 9,000 word research project on a topic of their choosing in consultation with their assigned supervisor who is a member of academic staff.


Upon completion of this subject students will be able to:

  1. Review a specific body of research in the field of Criminal Justice and Criminology and demonstrate a command of that literature.

  1. Identify and develop key research questions.

  1. Critically investigate a key issue in Criminal Justice and Criminology.

  1. Critically write up research findings.

  1. Construct a critical argument.

  1. Construct a cumulative argument across an 9,000 word research project.


9,000 word research project: 100%

Chief examiner(s)

Prof Jude McCulloch

Contact hours

Regular supervisory meetings