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Postgraduate | CUR-INFM600 | 2023

Advanced Discipline Project 1

Draft a plan for your master project in a research area of your choice. Build on your outline while investigating the literature and relevant materials.Undertake this subject before or in conjunction with Advanced Discipline Project 2 (INFM610).

Study method
100% online
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Start dates
27 Feb 2023,
28 Aug 2023
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks

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Advanced Discipline Project 1

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. choose, refine and carry out a coherent plan for a research/creative practice project
    2. find and understand varieties of scholarly literature, materials and sources relevant to the research
    3. analyse scholarly literature and materials relevant to the research or creative practice and apply findings in the research project plan
    4. develop scholarly or professional communication skills sufficient to express and manage complex ideas and arguments
    5. demonstrate advanced understanding of cultural, creative and/or technical aspects of the research area.

Entry requirements


Students in the Master of Digital and Social Media must have passed either MIC501 Web Communications OR MIC502 Digital Culture and Everyday Life, and have completed at least 75CP of units in their course to enrol in this unit.
Students in the Master of Information Management or Master of Information Science (extended) courses must have passed or be concurrently enrolled in INFM130 Information Theory and Research or INF520 Research and Evaluation, and have completed at least 200CP of units in their course to enrol in this unit.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.25 EFTSL

This is in the range of 20 to 24 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Master of Digital and Social Media

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