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2010 Course Handbook

Postgraduate Certificate in Research Methods (ACES)

Abbreviation: PGCertResMeth(ACES)


The Postgraduate Certificate is a program designed to prepare students for admission to a higher degree by research. It will introduce students to research methods in education and assist with the development of a research proposal, a literature review and the design and piloting of a research project. It is also an introduction to research in educational studies for students wishing to apply research principles in work contexts. On completion of the Postgraduate Certificate candidates who achieve grades of credit or above may apply for entry to a research degree.

General Requirements

  1. Minimum number of credit points: 12
  2. and completion of other specific requirements as set out in the schedule of Postgraduate Programs