The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is a course of supervised research and study leading to the submission of a thesis which makes a significant original contribution to knowledge. The course is governed by the Course Rules for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy which provide details regarding all aspects of admission, progression, submission and examination of the thesis.
A Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) qualification is highly regarded in research roles or where highly specialised knowledge is required. It is a prerequisite for a permanent academic position in many universities.
|Duration||4 years full-time or 8 years part-time|
|Credit Points that Must be Earned||No information available at this time|
|Number of Units Required||CQUniversity uses the concept of credits to express the amount of study required for a particular course and individual units. The number of units varies between courses.|
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|Course Type||Research Award|
|Qualification (post nominal)||No information available at this time|
|AQF Level||Level 10: Doctoral Degree|
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|Exit Awards||Not applicable|
|Learned Society Accreditiation||Not applicable|
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