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AAR416 - Honours Thesis Unit A

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):2
EFTSL value:0.250
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



Incompatible with:

AAM495, AAP495, AAR415, AAV495, ALL495, ALW495


This 2-credit point unit consists of the first stage in the preparation of the Honours thesis, to be completed in AAR417. The student will work with a supervisor to refine their thesis topic, locate and review relevant research literature, and present and receive feedback on draft work in progress. The content of this unit will be determined by negotiation between the Discipline coordinator, the supervisor and the student. The Honours thesis may take the form of a written thesis or a creative work and exegesis. Students must first discuss their proposal with the Discipline coordinator who will negotiate with staff in the discipline to locate a suitable supervisor with whom the student will work.


Satisfactory progress towards a thesis comprising a creative production AND exegesis of 6000 words OR a written dissertation of 14000-16000 words to be submitted upon completion of AAR417

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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