AAR410 - Critical Creative Research Methods


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes:

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

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






Incompatible with:

ALX491, AAR710

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150-hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2-hour seminar per week

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning activities including 1 x 2-hour seminar equivalent


* Offered Cloud (online) mode subject to agreement with the Honours Co-ordinator


Topics to be addressed in this unit include:

  • what is research?
  • the location of print and non-print resources;
  • finding, reviewing and appropriating others' research;
  • paradigm shifts - new research questions and ways to answer them;
  • collaborative and cross arts/interdisciplinary possibilities;
  • ethical issues in arts and humanities research;
  • participant observation - the subjective voice in research;
  • journalising and recording research, and;
  • writing research and funding proposals and reports

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