Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 25 hours: Regular, documented consultations as arranged. Meetings should normally occur fortnightly and should be at least of half an hour duration. |
Total Time Commitment:
Admission to the D01LF Master of Creative Writing, Publishing and Editing program
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||
Students may not take CWRI90008 Minor Thesis and the Advanced Writing Project, but must choose one.
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, 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 Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorDr Amanda Johnson, Dr Elizabeth Macfarlane
Students will negotiate a suitable creative project in any genre with a supervisor, attend meetings and supervision sessions as required and present work in progress to appropriate seminars or workshop groups during the year. Enrolment in the Advanced Writing Project is across two consecutive semesters and students must enrol in the subject in each semester to ensure they are meeting the full 50-point requirement for the year-long subject.
Please note: for students who wish to proceed to the PhD, it is required that they undertake CWRI90008 Minor Thesis and enrol in the subject MULT50001 Research Principles and Practices. The Advanced Writing Project is not a pathway to the PhD.
On completion of this subject students should be able to:
Creative writing in any genre: fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry, script, screenplay or graphic narrative written over two consecutive semesters totalling or equivalent to 15,000 words (100%) due at the end of the second semester of enrolment in this subject.
Students are required to attend a minimum of 80% of supervision meetings in order to qualify to have their written work assessed.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students who successfully complete this subject will:
|Links to further information:||http://culture-communication.unimelb.edu.au/|
Master of Creative Writing, Publishing and Editing |
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