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Honours - Area of study

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Managing facultyFaculty of Arts
Offered bySchool of Applied Media and Social Sciences
School of Journalism, Australian and Indigenous Studies
Campus(es)Caulfield, Gippsland

Notes

  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.
  • The units available differ between campuses; refer to the individual campus entries below. Also available via off-campus learning.

Description

Students are required to complete 48 points of study comprising a thesis and two coursework units.

The coursework units and the thesis topic are chosen in consultation with the journalism honours coordinator.

Units

Caulfield

Offered by the School of Media, Film and Journalism

Thesis

Students complete one of the following options:

  • ATS4230 Arts honours thesis (24 points)
  • ATS4231 Arts honours thesis A (12 points) and ATS4232 Arts honours thesis B (12 points)

Coursework units

Students complete the following compulsory units:

  • ATS4002 Honours research methods seminar
  • ATS4373 MFJ honours professional project

Gippsland

Offered by the School of Applied Media and Social Sciences

Thesis

Students complete the following two units:

Coursework units

Students complete the following two units:

  • ATS4266 Reporting cops, courts and councils
  • ATS4807 SAMSS selected topics in theory and practice

Intending honours students

Students intending to enter honours in journalism must have completed a major in that discipline.

Contact details

Relevant courses

  • 0003 Honours degree of Bachelor of Arts
  • 0082 Honours degree of Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws
  • 4090 Honours degree of Bachelor of Arts and Social Sciences
  • 4078 Honours degree of Bachelor of Journalism