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2010 Course Handbook

Postgraduate Certificate in Research Preparation (Humanities)

Abbreviation: PGCertResPrep(HUM)


Many students complete a coursework degree without including a dissertation, and subsequently wish to undertake a Higher Degree by Research. This course is designed to allow students to upgrade their qualifications so that they will be eligible to apply for admission to HDR candidature. The aim of the course is to provide supporting knowledge for and research training and experience in conducting independent research, leading to the completion of a minor dissertation (15,000--20,000 words).

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