Art Authentication Investigative Project

Subject CUMC90011 (2013)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.

Credit Points: 12.50
Level: 9 (Graduate/Postgraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2013:

September, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period not applicable
Assessment Period End not applicable
Last date to Self-Enrol not applicable
Census Date not applicable
Last date to Withdraw without fail not applicable

This subject is an investigative project undertaken in consultation with the academic coordinator.Library classes and individual supervision during teaching period; additional assistance may be provided via email during the write up period.

Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
Time Commitment: Contact Hours: 20 hours of individual consultation time with supervisor
Total Time Commitment:

Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours.


To enrol in Art Authentication Project, students must firstly completed Subjects CUMC90012, CUMC90013,CUMC90014.

Study Period Commencement:
Credit Points:
Corequisites: None
Recommended Background Knowledge:


Non Allowed Subjects:


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:


School of Melbourne Custom Programs
Level 3, 442 Auburn Rd
Hawthorn VIC 3122

Phone: 9810 3245

Subject Overview:

This unit provides the opportunity for students to complete a supervised investigative essay on a topic related to other sections of the Graduate Certificate. Ideally the topic selected would be directly relevant to the student's interests or field of endeavour. The topic is decided in consultation with the course coordinator early during the intensive teaching period, allowing the maximum time to make use of the library and expertise of the course lecturers, in the preparation of the bibliography.


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An annotated bibliography of 1500 words submitted during the intensive teaching period; written work of 3500 words submitted within three months of the end of the intensive teaching period.

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Recommended Texts:

Students will be provided with a reading pack/folder for the program. This folder will include selected readings relevant to particular topics cover in the program and presentations delivered throughout the program.

Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Generic Skills:

Refer to the website.

Links to further information:
Related Course(s): Graduate Certificate in Art Authentication

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