1 Admission into JD-Juris Doctor 2 4 of LLAW9601, LLAW9602, LLAW9614, LLAW9621A Must Satisfy: (1 and 2)
Students will engage in sustained advanced research in order to develop and expand the research that they undertook for the purposes of completing the extended research essay completed under LLAW9621A Research Paper A, into a 16 000 - 20 000 word research dissertation.
The educational aims of this topic are to:
Provide students with an opportunity to engage in sustained and advanced research and writing
Enable students to provide evidence of the ability to collect and evaluate information; construct, test and defend an argument; and critically examine theories, legal principles, policy and literature in the area of academic enquiry
Prepare students for research higher degrees.
Expected learning outcomes
On completion of this topic, students will be expected to be able to demonstrate:
Advanced research skills
Advanced capacity to analyse legal issues
Advanced understanding of the state of the academic literature and legal and/or policy considerations relating to their research topic
Ability to work independently on a large research project
Capacity to write effectively.
Key dates and timetable
Timetable details for 2019 are no longer published.
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