DRAMA HONOURS THESIS

DRA4HON

2020

Credit points: 60

Subject outline

This subject allows the student to focus on a specific area of academic enquiry, partly as preparation for higher degree study. The subject requires a Dissertation of 12,000 to 15,000 words, or a studio performance and dissertation of 8000 words

SchoolSchool of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points60

Subject Co-ordinatorRob Conkie

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

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

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Enrolment in either AHA or AHCA

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects DRA4HNP, DRA4HNJ

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Create a studio performance project which interrogates a specific research question and write a supporting thesis of 8000 words OR

Activities:
Seminar exercises; discussions; Primary and secondary research; dissertation
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups)

02. Research and write a dissertation of 12000-15000 words

Activities:
Seminar exercises; discussions; Primary and secondary research; dissertation
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups)

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2020, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRob Conkie

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Dissertation of 12,000-15,000 words or a performance with a dissertation of 8,000 words100 01, 02

Melbourne, 2020, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRob Conkie

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Dissertation of 12,000-15,000 words or a performance with a dissertation of 8,000 words100 01, 02