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MHT601 Masters Honours Research Thesis P/T (64)


Candidates enrolled in the Master of Commerce (Specialisation) Honours course are required to prepare a thesis proposal, conduct approved research under supervision, and present the results of their research for examination in an academically conventional form approved by the Faculty and the University's Board of Graduate Studies

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Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
Four sessionsSY/USFaculty of Business, Justice and Behavioural Sciences

Enrolment restrictions

Restricted to those who are enrolled in the Master of Commerce (Specialisation) Honours course and who have achieved a credit average in their coursework.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
critically investigate a theoretical or applied problem in the business field;
write up the results of the investigation as a thesis.


The subject will cover the following topics:
Each student shall: pursue a program of research relevant to the chosen specialisation studies resulting in a thesis that is a distinct contribution to knowledge; prepare a thesis proposal, outlining the proposed research and the methodology proposed, together with a preliminary review of literature and a time schedule for completion; conduct research based on the approved thesis proposal, working with supervisor/s approved by the University; present research findings in an approved thesis form for examination by examiners approved by the University.


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.