AAR412 - Honours Research Theory A

Year: 2018 unit information
Offering information:

Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong) students to enrol in the Cloud (online) offering of this unit


*Offered to Waurn Ponds (Geelong) and Cloud (inline) enrolled students subject to agreement with the Honours Co-ordinator.

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)*, Cloud (online)*

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in A400

Unit chair:

Daniel Marshall





Incompatible with:

AAR411, AAR712, ALL479, ALW492

Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin


This unit provides an introduction to a wide range of influential theories and positions in arts theory and analysis. Topics to be addressed in this unit may include: structuralist theory, psychoanalytical theories, post-structuralism, media and communications theory, theory of the image, Marxist and literary theory, new historicism, Feminism and gender studies, and Post colonialism.


Written Assessment amounting to 4000 words

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