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AAR412 - Honours Research Theory A

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Offering information:

*Offered to Waurn Ponds (Geelong) and Cloud (Online) 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:E Potter




Incompatible with:

AAR411, AAR712, ALL479, ALW492

Contact hours:

Campus mode: 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.

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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