Courses & Units

Honours Thesis A HUM403

Hobart

This unit is being phased out, no new enrolments are being taken.

Introduction

The thesis is an independent research project of 12,000-15,000 words on a topic of the student’s choice which has been approved by the Honours coordinator. The thesis is completed according to the academic conventions of the relevant discipline. Available disciplines for Humanities Honours theses are: Aboriginal Studies, Asian Studies, Chinese, Classics, English, German, History, Indonesian, Japanese, and Philosophy. Gender Studies theses are also possible. Please note that not all disciplines are available every year. With permission from the Honours coordinator, it is possible to complete an Honours thesis which combines two disciplines.

Summary

Unit name Honours Thesis A
Unit code HUM403
Credit points 25
College/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline English|Global Cultures and Languages|History and Classics|Philosophy and Gender Studies
Coordinator Doctor Naomi Milthorpe
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Honours

Availability

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

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 11/7/2022 9/8/2022 29/8/2022 16/10/2022
Semester 1 21/2/2022 22/3/2022 11/4/2022 29/5/2022

* 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 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021.

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Learning Outcomes

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Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
090399 $3,657.00 $1,716.00 not applicable $4,216.00
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
  • FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4

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Requisites

Prerequisites

Admission into BA (Hons) Research program and approval of thesis topic in relevant Humanities discipline.

Mutual Exclusions

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

HAB462,HEN460,HEG460, HMA462,HMC462,HMJ462,HMN462,HPH401,HTA426,HTC405

Teaching

AssessmentThesis (100%)
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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