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AAR415 - Honours Thesis Unit

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Offering information:

Pipelining unit from 2015 - offered to continuing students only

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1 or Trimester 2 Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)*, Cloud (Online)*

Credit point(s):4
EFTSL value:0.500
Offering information:

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

Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in A400

Unit chair:C Atherton

AAR410 and AAR412 and either AAR413 and AAR414 or ACP412 and ACP413



Incompatible with:

AAM497, AAP497, AAR416, AAR417, AAV497


This 4-credit point unit consists of the commencement and completion of the Honours thesis. The student will work with a supervisor to refine their thesis topic, locate and review relevant research literature, present and receive feedback on draft work in progress, and revise, edit and prepare their thesis for submission. The content of this unit will be determined by negotiation between the Discipline coordinator, supervisor and the student. The Honours thesis may take the form of practice/creative work and exegesis, or written thesis. Students must first discuss their proposal with the Discipline coordinator who will assign a staff supervisor responsible for advising the student.


A thesis comprising a creative production


Exegesis of 6000 words


Written dissertation of 14000-16000 words.

Unit Fee Information

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

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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