AIS4060 - Directed Research Project

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Asian and International Studies
Credit Units
Course Duration
Two Semesters
Four courses from: AIS2030, AIS2040, AIS2012, AIS3031, AIS3032, AIS3033, AIS3121, AIS3126, AIS3123, AIS4042, and a 3.0 CGPA
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2019/20, Semester B 2019/20
Semester A 2020/21 (Tentative), Semester B 2020/21 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This is a 6-credit unit course which aims at guiding students to plan, design and accomplish an individual research project. Under close supervision of a faculty member, students will work independently on defining research questions and collecting data to answer the questions. The course will enhance students’ intellectual capacity in conducting independent research and identifying appropriate methods in investigating social issues, which is a knowledge-discovering process. Enrolment is limited to students with a 3.0 GPA or higher.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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