GPM601 Master Degree Thesis (96)

This course offers the opportunity to undertake supervised research on a topic relevant to policing, law enforcement, public sector management or administration, public policy or other relevant area. The research should be a contribution to professional knowledge and be presented as a thesis of 30,000 40,000 words. The thesis is examined by both internal and external examiners.

Subject Outlines
Current CSU students can view Subject Outlines for recent sessions. Please note that Subject Outlines and assessment tasks are updated each session.

No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2018.

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



No duration information available.


Australian Graduate School of Policing and Security

Enrolment Restrictions

Completion of a Master degree by coursework. Applicants without the necessary research experience will be asked to complete a research methods subject (e.g. GPM409).

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
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This subject will cover the following topics:

The particular topic of applied research is chosen by the student with the approval of the subject co-ordinator. The syllabus comprises knowledge and skills considered by the student and the subject co-ordinator to be essential to the satisfactory completion of the dissertation.


Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or or phone on 1800 275 278.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 275 278 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.