This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2014 and 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|
|Study mode and location||On-campus (Malaysia)|
|Admission, fee and application details||http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/3751|
This honours program offers arts students who have completed the normal requirements of the Bachelor of Communication pass degree an opportunity for more specialised, advanced work in communication studies. Honours is a prestigious program comprising a fourth year of coursework and research within which students choose a topic and undertake research working with a carefully selected supervisor who provides individual guidance and academic counselling.
These course outcomes are aligned with the Australian Qualifications Framework level 8, the Bologna Cycle 1 and Monash Graduate AttributesAustralian Qualifications Framework level 8, the Bologna Cycle 1 and Monash Graduate Attributes (http://opvclt.monash.edu.au/curriculum-by-design/aligning-course-outcomes-with-aqf-bologna.html).
Upon successful completion of this course it is expected that graduates will be able to:
Students must have:
Students qualified to enter an honours program must normally do so within five years of the date on which they completed their undergraduate studies.
Students, in consultation with and under the direct supervision of a member/s of the academic staff:
(a.) carry out a program of research on an agreed topic approved by the faculty in the student's chosen discipline, including attending and/or presenting at seminars, undertaking any required coursework studies and other related activities as indicated by the faculty
(b.) submit for assessment a thesis of a specified length on the program of research which meets the requirements of the examiners.
Refer to 'Areas of study' for discipline-specific requirements.
The honours degree of Bachelor of Communication