Minor Thesis

Unit set code: SSPMNT | Study level: Postgraduate | Unit set type: Specialisation
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This specialisation allows students enrolled in any postgraduate degrees in the College to complete their course by undertaking a major research work. Upon completion of their Thesis, students can demonstrate to have engaged in substantial research-related work to apply for doctoral studies.

Unit set structure

To attain the Minor Thesis specialisation, students must complete the following:

48 credit points of core units

What is a unit?

A full course is made up of several smaller topics or subjects. These are referred to as 'units'.
Most courses have compulsory 'core' units, as well as optional units.


'Credit points' are the value that each unit contributes towards your course.
Most units at VU are worth 12 credit points. You will need to complete the required course credit points to graduate.

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