When deciding on a research project, you should consider whether you want to enrol in a Minor or Major Research Project (25 or 50 points), and whether you want to complete your research in one semester, or over two semesters.
|Topic||Minor Research Project||Major Research Project|
The minimum research project credit point requirement is 25 credit points in the Masters of Agricultural Science, Animal Science, Food Science. A Minor Project is an elective in both the Masters of Agribusiness and Wine Technology and Viticulture.
You CANNOT enroll in BOTH a Minor and Major Project as part of your program
|Duration||Generally one semester in length (AGRI90070) unless approval is obtained for a project done over consecutive semesters (AGRI90079 and AGRI90081)||Generally year long commencing in Semester 1 (AGRI90080 and then AGRI90082 in Semester 2) unless approval is given for a semester-long project (AGRI90072).|
Proposal (Due end week 4) 1,500 words 30%
Report (Due start of exam period) 5,000 - 10,000 words depending upon topic 50%
Oral Presentation 15 mins + 5 mins for questions 20%
Proposal (Due end Week 5) 1,500 words 10%
Report (Due start of exam period) 10,000 - 20,000 words depending upon topic 75%
Oral Presentation 15 mins + 5 mins for questions 15%
|Pre-requisites||Undertaking a major or minor research project is conditional upon obtaining approval from a supervisor with consideration to appropriate subjects undertaken in your Masters.|
|Pre-requisite||N/A||NRMT90003 Social Research Methods or MAST90008 Research Philosophies or Statistics must be studied either before or at the same time as the major research project.|
|Recommended||N/A||In order to complete the major project to a high level, a GPA of 75+ is recommended in preceding coursework subjects.|
|Topic Approval||The Project Approval form requires the signature of a supervisor. Stop 1 services centre, upon receiving a copy of the approval form will allow enrolment into the relevant research project subject. You are|
also required to scan and upload the form to the LMS once enrolled.