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Research

Master of Commerce

    • CRICOS Code: 006654B

    Course overview

    • 2 years full time / 4 years part time
    • On Campus (Parkville)
    • Available to domestic and international students.

    Overview

    What is it about?

    The Master of Commerce degree is designed for students to develop advanced skills in carrying out independent and sustained research. The thesis should demonstrate a critical application of specialist knowledge and make an independent contribution to original research.

    The Master of Commerce degree is a research classified course, and is only offered in the discipline of Actuarial Studies. The Master of Commerce research degree has a thesis length of approximately 30,000 words.

    Supervised research on approved topics may be undertaken on a full-time or part-time basis in the discipline of Actuarial Studies.

    Actuarial Studies is a discipline well-known for its quantitative aspects and mathematical rigour. Actuaries assess, evaluate and manage the financial risks faced by individuals, organisations and governments for future planning.