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Victoria University

24 months
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29700 AUD/year
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About

Build on your knowledge in the arts and further your career prospects. The Master of Arts offered at Victoria University develops your specialist knowledge and opens doors to opportunities in your area of interest and passion. 

Overview

During your postgraduate study, you'll undertake a research project of your choice in the humanities, social sciences or creative arts.

You will make a valuable contribution to social knowledge, and improve your job prospects with professional skills that are sought after by employers in the sector.

The Master of Arts offered at Victoria University course requires a thesis on an approved subject, carried out under the supervision of both your principal supervisor and co-supervisor.

Upon graduation, you’ll have gained advanced knowledge in one or more disciplines and will have the technical, creative and intellectual skills for further study of a PhD or professional doctorate, or to pursue work as a research assistant.

Course objectives

The course objectives are to produce graduates who have the following knowledge and skills:

  • a body of knowledge that includes the understanding of recent developments in one or more discipline
  • advanced knowledge of research principles and methods applicable to the field of work or learning
  • cognitive skills to demonstrate mastery of theoretical knowledge and to reflect critically on theory and its application
  • cognitive, technical and creative skills to investigate, analyse and synthesise complex information, problems, concepts and theories and to apply established theories to different bodies of knowledge or practice
  • cognitive, technical and creative skills to generate and evaluate complex ideas and concepts at an abstract level
  • cognitive and technical skills to design, use and evaluate research and research method
  • communication and technical skills to present a coherent and sustained argument and to disseminate research results to specialist and non-specialist audience
  • technical and communication skills to design, evaluate, implement, analyse, theorise and disseminate research that makes a contribution to knowledge

Programme Structure

Learning outcomesThe course objectives are to produce graduates who have the following knowledge and skills:

  • a body of knowledge that includes the understanding of recent developments in one or more discipline
  • advanced knowledge of research principles and methods applicable to the field of work or learning
  • cognitive skills to demonstrate mastery of theoretical knowledge and to reflect critically on theory and its application
  • cognitive, technical and creative skills to investigate, analyse and synthesise complex information, problems, concepts and theories and to apply established theories to different bodies of knowledge or practice
  • cognitive, technical and creative skills to generate and evaluate complex ideas and concepts at an abstract level
  • cognitive and technical skills to design, use and evaluate research and research method

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

72 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 052707A

Academic achievement and preparation to a level that is sufficient to undertake masters level research demonstrated in any one or more of the following:

  • Qualified, at minimum, for a bachelors degree at a standard considered by the University to be sufficiently meritorious (normally Distinction average in the final year); or
  • Qualified for any other award judged by the University to be of a relevant and appropriate standard and have:
  • Produced evidence of professional experience; and
  • Fulfilled any other conditions relating to prerequisite studies which the University may impose.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14850 AUD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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