Master of Arts
Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Undertake supervised research in arts and contribute to your chosen discipline area.This is an exciting opportunity to thoroughly immerse yourself in an interesting topic – all the while learning research and analytical skills to apply in your professional life.You’ll complete a thesis of 40,000-50 000 words, embodying the results of research carried out in your chosen field of study. You may submit a thesis comprising creative works and an exegesis of no fewer than 10,000-12 000 words.The Master of Arts is conducted under the supervision of a panel, chaired by an experienced principal supervisor. If you show significant promise as a research student, you might be invited to apply to enrol in the Doctor of Philosophy program.
Graduates of Honours and Masters (by coursework)
A candidate is required to complete a thesis of 40 000-50 000 words, embodying the results of research carried out in the field of study specified at the time of enrolment. Candidates in the arts may submit a thesis comprising creative works and an exegesis of no fewer than 10 000-12 000 words.
- Humanities and social sciences
- Media and communication
- Creative arts
Standard entry requirements
Completion of research project including a thesis which is equivalent to at least 25% of a year’s full-time study at Level 8 or 9 of the Australian Qualifications Framework with achievement of a grade for the project equivalent to a Deakin grade of 65% or equivalent.
Candidates showing significant promise may apply to transfer their enrolment to the Doctor of Philosophy program
|Campus||Fees||Mid year intake||Attendance|
|Geelong Waurn Ponds||International: $65,200||No|
|Melbourne Burwood||International: $65,200||No|
Supervision is available in most discipline areas offered by the Faculty