Human Rights Project
Chase up the work you began during Human Rights Project Preparation (CHRE601).Extend your practical studies with a human rights group internship followed by a reflection piece. Alternatively, dive back into the theory and complete your dissertation.
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- critically analyse and evaluate a chose human rights issue
- apply appropriate research methods to practical or theoretical research (for students completing an internship)
- communicate research outcomes (for students completing a dissertation).
- Topics explored by each student will depend on their particular project
You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or enrol in the following subject(s) to study at the same time or prior to this subject:
You are recommended to have completed the following subjects(s) or have equivalent knowledge before starting this subject:
- CUR-CHRE512-Human Rights Activism, Advocacy and Change
- CUR-CHRE507-Human Rights and Development
- CUR-CHRE501-Human Rights Theory and Philosophy
- CUR-CHRE502-Human Rights History Across Cultures and Religions
- CUR-CHRE503-Community Education and Consciousness Raising
- CUR-CHRE506-Human Rights Instruments and Institutions
- Equipment requirements - Audio/Visual equipment
This subject, under the guidance of a supervisor, is either research or practice-based, depending on the interest of the student. A practice-based project involves an internship at a human rights organisation and a critical reflection of the experience. A theory-based project involves completion of a dissertation. This subject builds on the outcomes of CHRE601 Human Rights Project Preparation.
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.
- Internship and written report OR dissertation (100%)
Current study term: 18 Jul 21 to 24 Oct 21
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