CREATIVE ARTS HONOURS EXEGESIS A

CRA4EXA

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Under supervision, students research and write an extended research essay (exegesis) of 7,300-9,000 words or equivalent. The exegesis will apply appropriate methodologies and critical frameworks in response to a research question and creative body of work developed as part of HUS4THA. The exegesis demonstrates students' capacity to make an original textual contribution to their chosen discipline. The topic must be approved by the discipline honours coordinator.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorDaniel Bray

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesPreparation of exegesis proposal and literature review.Preparation of exegesis - focus on structure and argumentation.

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be admitted in the following course: AHCAB

Co-requisitesHUS4THA

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Develop, with supervision, an original research plan, identifying project tasks, timelines and resources that are realistic given the time frame.
02. Develop and effectively communicate coherent arguments.
03. Cite evidence appropriately and seek out and deploy relevant data for the solution of analytical problems.
04. Develop a command of the research literature relating to the project

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Bray

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 10 - 22
One 3.00 h supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
Times arranged between student and supervisor

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Satisfactory progress toward a research thesis (7,300-9,000 words)Supervisors will assess satisfactory progress against ILOs to determine continuation onto CRA4EXB

N/AN/AN/ANo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Bray

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 30 - 42
One 3.00 h supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via blended.
Times are arranged between student and supervisor

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Satisfactory progress toward a research thesis (7,300-9,000 words)Supervisors will assess satisfactory progress against ILOs to determine continuation onto CRA4EXB

N/AN/AN/ANo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4