Courses & Units

Major Research Project A FCA762

Hobart

Note:

Full-time students will enrol in both FCA762 & FCA763 concurrently in the same semester; and part-time students will enrol in FCA762 and FCA763 over two consecutive semesters

Introduction

The first of two units where students undertake independent research on an approved subject leading to a thesis of 15,000 words or undertake an approved major performance/composition project that includes a minimum 5,000 word written component.

Summary

Unit name Major Research Project A
Unit code FCA762
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Associate Professor Anne-Marie Forbes

Teaching staff

Profile staff

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 26/2/2018 23/3/2018 16/4/2018 3/6/2018
Semester 2 16/7/2018 10/8/2018 3/9/2018 21/10/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2017: $1,587.00 2017: $4,414.00 100101

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

FCA445 and minimum credit result in this unit

Co-requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

FCA760 or FCA750

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Unit is one semester full-time; supervised research; students work independently with consultation and seminars.

Assessment

15,000-word thesis or major performance/composition project that includes a minimum 5,000-word component commenced in FCA762 and completed in FCA763

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Flexible Study Options

Textbooks

Required

Turabian A Manual for writers 8th ed.

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