NOTE: This course has been updated - please refer to the 2012 handbook change register for details.
This course entry should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Arts
|Total credit points required||48|
|Standard duration of study (years)||1 year FT, 2 years PT|
|Study mode and location||On-campus (Caulfield, Clayton, Gippsland, Sunway) |
Off-campus (Clayton, Gippsland)
|Admission, fee and application details||http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/3937|
This course provides a transition between the bachelors degree and research masters or PhD, enabling students both to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary and to demonstrate their suitability for higher research in their chosen discipline.
Students extend their undergraduate knowledge in a specific area of the humanities and social sciences through in-depth research, building upon their skills in the areas of research, analysis, writing and other forms of communication.
Students must successfully complete the requirements for one of the available postgraduate areas of study.
Students complete the requirements as detailed in the available disciplines entries listed under 'Areas of study'.
Students who successfully complete this course and achieve at least a distinction in the 24 point research project are eligible to apply for a higher degree by research.
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Research)