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Information relevant to 2003 – Course Details

Master of Education (Honours)

Abbreviation: MEd(Hons)

Course code: E7D

Course contact (faculty or school) (03) 6324 3312

Schedules of units

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MEd(Hons) Schedule of Units

Master of Education (Honours) – Course Specifications

Introductory comments

The Master of Education (Honours) (1.5 years minimum to 6 years maximum) is for students who have completed the Master of Education. The course requires a mimimum half a year of full-time study in addition to the minimum of one year spent on the Master of Education.

Admission & prerequisites

Students will need to have attained a credit average or better in the Master of Education before being allowed to apply for entry into the Honours Program.

Course objectives

For those students who wish to pursue a higher degree by research, this honours program provides a sound basis for future study.

Those students gaining a first class honours degree or an upper second award are eligible to apply for entry into a doctoral program.

Course structure

The course structure is summarised in the MEd(Hons) schedule of units.

For interstate or overseas students the dissertation/project can be completed in the candidate’s own state/country and consultation about it and assessment of it conducted at a distance.

Note: The following information is NOT included in the printed edition of the Course and Unit Handbook

Additional Information

The following information answers some frequently asked questions.
Note, however, details should be confirmed with the appropriate authority

Responsible faculty or school | Faculty of Education

Campus(es) offered | Hobart | Launceston

Mode of delivery | Full time | Part time | Distance Education | contact ph 6324 3265

Course duration | 1.5 years minimum (3 semesters) | 6 years maximum (12 semesters)

Costs (course fees only – annual) | Australian residents: $775 per 12.5% unit

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