1 Admission into HBA-Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
2 Admission into HBA-SCRN-Screen Studies
2a Admission into HBA-SCME-Screen and Media
2b Admission into SCME-HP-Screen and Media
3 Admission into MCASP-Master of Creative Arts (Screen Production)
3a Admission into HBCASM-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Honours) (Screen and Media)
3b Admission into GDPCACW-Graduate Diploma in Creative Arts (Creative Writing)
3c Admission into GDPCADR-Graduate Diploma in Creative Arts (Drama)
3d Admission into GDPCASP-Graduate Diploma in Creative Arts (Screen Production)
3e Admission into MCACW-Master of Creative Arts (Creative Writing)
3f Admission into MCADR-Master of Creative Arts (Drama)
Must Satisfy: ((1 and (2 or 2a or 2b)) or ((3 or 3a or 3b or 3c or 3d or 3e or 3f)))
Topic description

This topic forms part of a programme of study for students undertaking an Honours year in Screen and Media. Individual lecturers may negotiate activities for Honours students to undertake within this topic. The syllabus may constitute an extension of an upper-level undergraduate topic not previously undertaken by the student, or may constitute individual study.

Educational aims

This topic aims to:

  • Allow students to explore various aspects of Screen Studies in more depth, and with a more sophisticated approach, than is mandated in undergraduate topics
  • Allow students to put into practice research skills
  • Provide students with an opportunity to undertake research at Honours level in an area of screen and/or media not otherwise available in the Honours Program
  • Develop students' skills and abilities in undertaking research and in tailoring a research project at Honours level
  • Provide an opportunity for students to develop their written and oral presentation skills
Expected learning outcomes
On completion of this topic you will be expected to be able to:

  1. Demonstrate extended and enriched knowledge and expertise in one or more areas of screen and/or media
  2. Demonstrate further developed skills in a range of research activities
  3. Communicate research skills and knowledge via written communication / assessment
  4. Demonstrate advanced written communication skills
  5. Identify key issues in a specialised area of research