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|Research Higher Degree
|Dates & Locations:
|This is a time-based subject, taught on campus at .
|Total Time Commitment: Total of 10 hours per week.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:
|Non Allowed Subjects:
|Core Participation Requirements:
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CoordinatorDr June Elizabeth Senyard
|The masters program allows students to combine coursework with extensive independent research in Australian Studies. The thesis should demonstrate a critical application of specialist knowledge and make an independent contribution to existing scholarship in the area of research. Candidates may advance to the Doctor of Philosophy degree after successful completion of the masters or may apply to convert to a PhD at an earlier stage. An Honours grade of at least H2B (70%) average must be attained in the respective thesis and the advanced seminar components of the course to qualify for the award of the masters degree.
|Thesis 20-22,000 words 2 elective subjects
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
M.A.Australian Studies (Advanced Seminars and Shorter Thesis)
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