Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Level:||Research Higher Degree|
|Dates & Locations:||This is a time-based subject, taught on campus at Parkville.|
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Regular contact with supervisor over the period of enrolment |
Total Time Commitment: Total of 30 hours per week.
|Prerequisites:||Either: completion of a BA Honours degree, or equivalent, in Social Theory or closely related discipline with a final result of at least H2A (75%), or completion of a Postgraduate Diploma in Social Theory with a grade average of at least H2A.|
|Corequisites:|| During their period of enrolment in this subject students will normally undertake two of the following four subjects: |
Study Period Commencement:
Not offered in 2010
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Knowledge gained in a 4 year honours degree or equivalent, with a thesis component|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website : http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
Candidates will undertake research on a topic approved by the course co-coordinator under supervision of an academic member of staff.
|Objectives:||Students who successfully complete this subject will: |
|Assessment:||A thesis of 20,000 - 22,000 words.|
|Prescribed Texts:||Appropriate texts will be determined in consultation with thesis supervisor|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||http://www.pasi.unimelb.edu.au/social-theory/|
Master of Arts in Social Theory (Advanced Seminars and Shorter Thesis) |
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