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CV4044 - Honours Project (Part 2 of 2)

Credit points: 9
Year: 2012
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Subject chain: CV4042 CV4044
Administered by: School of Creative Arts

In this subject, students complete their major Honours research project, and which will either be a substantive 25,000 word thesis or a combination of creative work with accompanying journal article and research folio.

Learning Outcomes

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

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to think critically, to analyse and evaluate claims, evidence and arguments, and to reason and deploy evidence clearly and logically;
  • The ability to find and access information using appropriate media and technologies;
  • The acquisition of coherent and disciplined sets of skills, knowledge, values and professional ethics from at least one discipline area;
  • The ability to reflect on and evaluate learning, and to learn independently in a self directed manner;
  • The ability to read complex and demanding texts accurately, critically and insightfully;
  • The ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences;
  • The ability to work individually and independently;
  • The ability to select and use appropriate tools and technologies.

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.

Cairns, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coordinator: Gordon Brown
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours workshops/Seminars - Individual meetings with supervision team
Assessment: final major creative or research project invigilated through weekly meetings with supervision team.

Cairns, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 23-Aug-2012
Coordinator: Gordon Brown
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours workshops/Seminars - Individual meetings with supervision team
Assessment: final major creative or research project invigilated through weekly meetings with supervision team.

Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coordinator: Gordon Brown
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours workshops/Seminars - Individual meetings with supervision team
Assessment: final major creative or research project invigilated through weekly meetings with supervision team.

Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 23-Aug-2012
Coordinator: Gordon Brown
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours workshops/Seminars - Individual meetings with supervision team
Assessment: final major creative or 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.