Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 |
Total Time Commitment: 120
|Prerequisites:||Admission to fourth-year honours in creative arts. See Bachelor of Arts (Honours) and Postgraduate Diploma in Creative Arts.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||760-491 Research Methodology|
|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 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/|
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Peter Eckersall
In this subject students will be introduced to various research methodologies appropriate to research in the creative arts. These will include processes and techniques associated with selecting and refining a research problem. the means of identifying the current state of research in the field of study. data identification and collection. information analysis and synthesis. and selection of appropriate means of disseminating research findings.
Students who successfully complete this subject will be able to
|Assessment:||A research proposal of 2500 words 50% (due in week 6) and an essay of 2500 words 50% (due in week 10).|
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A subject reader will be available.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students who complete this subject will be able to:
|Notes:||This subject is compulsory for students enrolled in the BCA (Honours) and Postgraduate Diploma in Creative Arts programs and is not available to students in other programs. This subject will be taught concurrently with MULT50001 Research Principles and Practices.|
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