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Subject details

  • Topics
    • This is an individual research subject without set weekly topics.
    • You are required to communicate with your supervisor weekly and work towards your final submission.
  • Study resources
    • Online Materials
      • Online Assessment
      • Resources and Links

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

  1. analyse evaluate and synthesise information pertinent to the development of the focus area
  2. reflect upon and refine prior knowledge and skills and integrate into the development and realisation of the final thesis
  3. select and use appropriate methods to throroughly explore a project
  4. create knowledge new ideas and propositions through research that demonstrates the relationship between theory and practice in the architectural discipline
  5. communicate the project using oral visual and written skills to a professional standard.
  • Assignment 1 - Presentation of final thesis (100%)

Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject

Students will choose a research project, which has been defined by the student as part of Architectural Thesis Methods and Preparation, where students will continue to develop and demonstrate independent research skills. There will be a fieldwork component, the nature of which is dependent upon the focus of the research.

Please Note: If it’s your first time studying a Curtin University subject you’ll need to complete their compulsory ‘Academic Integrity Program’. It only takes two hours to complete online, and provides you with vital information about studying with Curtin University. The Academic Integrity Program is compulsory, so if it’s not completed your subject grades will be withheld.

Find out more about the Academic Integrity module.

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