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AAR415 - Honours Thesis Unit

Unit details

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Year2014 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1 or Trimester 2 2014 (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, AAR412 and either AAR413 and AAR414 or ACP411 and ACP412



Incompatible with:

AAR416, AAR417


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

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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