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Subject details

  • Topics
    • Topics explored by each student will depend on their particular project
  • Study resources
    • Instructional Methods
      • Disscusion forum/Discussion Board
      • Online assignment submission
      • Web links

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

  1. critically analyse and evaluate a chose human rights issue
  2. apply appropriate research methods to practical or theoretical research (for students completing an internship)
  3. communicate research outcomes (for students completing a dissertation).
  • Assignment 1 - Intern Report or Dissertation (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

Entry Requirements

You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this unit, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s); 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 unit:

Special requirements

  • EquipmentDetails - 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.

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