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CV4042 - Honours Project (Part 1 of 2)

Credit points: 9
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Subject chain: CV4042 CV4044
Administered by: School of Creative Arts (pre 2015)

In this subject, students commence their major Honours project in an approved area of research interest, to involve either the writing of a substantive 25,000 word thesis or a combination of creative work with accompanying journal article and research folio. Students work intensively with an approved supervisor and by the end of this subject, should have made substantial progress towards the final defined outputs.

Learning Outcomes

  • Indepth knowledge of an area of the creative arts;
  • An understanding of how to structure a thesis or develop a journal article;
  • Advanced creative skills or ability to reflect on creative practices through text;
  • Advanced research, reflection and analytical skills.

Availabilities

As this subject is part of a subject chain, a final standard grade (e.g. P, C) will only be recorded for each subject after successful completion of all parts of the subject chain.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Lecturer: Assoc. Professor Glenn Porter.
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours - Individual meetings with supervision team
Assessment: major research project invigilated through weekly meetings with supervision team.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Lecturer: Assoc. Professor Glenn Porter.
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours - Individual meetings with supervision team
Assessment: major research project invigilated through weekly meetings with supervision team.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Lecturer: Assoc. Professor Glenn Porter.
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours - Individual meetings with supervision team
Assessment: major research project invigilated through weekly meetings with supervision team.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Lecturer: Assoc. Professor Glenn Porter.
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours - Individual meetings with supervision team
Assessment: major research project invigilated through weekly meetings with supervision team.

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.