LW6137E - Dissertation

Offering Academic Unit
School of Law
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester or two semesters as follows
(i) in Semester A and in Semester B of the same academic year; or
(ii) in Semester B and in Semester A of the immediate following academic year; or
(iii) in one semester
Dissertation Coordinator’s approval of a research proposal submitted by the student.
Equivalent Course(s)
Exclusive Courses:
LW6537C/LW6537E Dissertation, LW6551E, LW6548C and LW5551 & LW5552 Independent Research (Students who have completed or are taking LW6551E/LW6548C/LW5551/LW5552 Independent Research are not allowed to take LW6137C/LW6137E Dissertation.)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2018/19, Semester B 2018/19

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

This course aims to develop students’ ability to carry out independent research and to develop expertise in a given subject area through critical application of theory and techniques provided by the course. Students will be required to undertake individually supervised research and produce a dissertation.

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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