Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
|Year and Campus:||2016 - Parkville|
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Level:||Research Higher Degree|
|Duration & Credit Points:||Students are expected to complete this research in 2.00 years full time, or equivalent part time.|
Associate Professor Timothy Lynch
Associate Dean (Research Training)
For students currently enrolled in this course:
General information about enrolment: http://arts.unimelb.edu.au/graduate-studies/research
Location: Room 120, Old Arts (Building 149) (http://maps.unimelb.edu.au/parkville/building/149) Hours: 10-12am and 2-4pm
For future students:
The Master of Arts by Research (Advanced Seminar and Shorter Thesis) is a graduate research degree designed for students to develop advanced skills in carrying out independent and sustained research. The program also includes 25 point of coursework subjects. The thesis should demonstrate a critical application of specialist knowledge and skills in a chosen area of study and make an original contribution to the discipline.
On successful completion of the Masters, students should be able to:
|Course Structure & Available Subjects:||
Duration: 1.5 years full-time / 3 years part-time
Program Requirements -
Please note: students are required to enrol into the minor thesis subject (as per their specialisation) for 3 semesters full time (or part time equivalent)
1. In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed:
Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection
2. In selecting applicants, the selection committee will consider applicants’:
3. The selection committee may seek further information to clarify any aspect of an application in accordance with the Academic Board rules on the use of selection instruments.
4. Applicants are required to satisfy the university’s English language requirements for graduate courses. The minimum English language requirements for this course are: Band 7.
|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 course are articulated in the Course Description, Course Objectives and Generic Skills 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/
Master of Arts (Advanced Seminar and Shorter Thesis) graduates may proceed to further research in a Doctor of Philosophy degree.
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