Major Thesis - Italian

Subject ITAL90001 (2011)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.

Credit Points:
Level: Research Higher Degree
Dates & Locations: This is a time-based subject, taught on campus at Parkville.
Time Commitment: Contact Hours: Regular Supervision throughout the year
Total Time Commitment: Not available
Prerequisites: Admission to Masters of Arts in Italian (Thesis)
Corequisites: None
Recommended Background Knowledge: None
Non Allowed Subjects: None
Core Participation Requirements:

For the purposes of considering request 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 Overview, Objectives, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.

It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and the Disability Liaison Unit:


Dr Andrea Rizzi, Prof John Hajek


Prof John Hajek

Dr Andrea Rizzi

Subject Overview:

A 30,000 word thesis on an approved topic.

  • produce a 30,000-word thesis on a research project dealing with an area of Italian studies.
  • demonstrate an ability to present, argue and hypothesise on an issue in Italian studies, supported by research and analysis.
  • demonstrate aptitute for original research at a higher degree level.
Assessment: A thesis of 30,000 words (normally written in English)
Prescribed Texts: None
Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Related Course(s): Master of Arts in Italian (Thesis)

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