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 with the supervisor as arranged. Meetings should normally occur fortnightly and should be at least of half an hour duration. |
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Admission to the Graduate Diploma in Publishing and Communications (Advanced) or Master of Publishing and Communications. Students who wish to undertake this subject must consult the program coordinator for permission. This subject is recommended only for students in their final semester of study.
|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 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/
CoordinatorDr Mark Davis
This subject involves a study of an approved topic in publishing and communications. Details of the program being offered will be available from the coordinator. Students who complete this subject successfully should have demonstrated a specialist understanding of the topic, shown a capacity for an advanced level of analysis and familiarised themselves with the latest directions of research into that particular topic.
Student who complete this subject should have acquired additional information, methodology or skills directly relevant to their program of study.
A project proposal of 1,000 words (20%), due mid-semester.
A research paper of 4,000 words (80%), due in the examination period.
Students are required to attend a minimum of 80% of supervision meetings in order to pass the subject.
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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 should acquire research and written communication skills through essay writing and supervised discussion.
All required written work must be submitted in order to pass the subject. Essays submitted after the due date without an extension will be penalised 10% per day. Essays submitted after two weeks of the assessment due date without a formally approved application for special consideration or an extension will only be marked on a pass/fail basis, if accepted.
Graduate Diploma in Publishing and Communications (Advanced) |
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Editing and Communications)
100 Point Master of Publishing and Communications |
150 Point Master of Publishing and Communications
200 Point Master of Publishing and Communications
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