La Trobe University

Master of Arts

La Trobe University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00115M

The Master's by research degree requires you to deepen your knowledge of your discipline area and develop advanced skills in the conduct of independent and sustained research. As a Master's by research candidate, you will undertake a supervised research project that culminates in the submission of a thesis for examination. Upon completion of your candidature you must demonstrate through your thesis that you have acquired an advanced and integrated understanding of a complex body of knowledge in one or more disciplines. A Master's by research degree may also serve as an entry into a PhD. A Master's by research candidate is eligible to apply for entry into a PhD if they meet the individual entry requirements of the particular degree and have completed their degree.

Standard entry requirements

Postgraduate: Prerequisites - Course specific requirements - The minimum academic requirement for entry to a Masters by research at La Trobe is a three year Bachelor degree in a relevant discipline completed within the last ten years with a weighted average mark in the final year of 65 or above. The coursework specialisations require a cognate undergraduate degree, may require higher academic requirements for entry or may specify how applicants may otherwise demonstrate their equivalence to the academic entry requirements with the approval of the Board of Graduate Research.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Albury-Wodonga International: $66,800 Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years
Bendigo International: $66,800 Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years
Melbourne International: $66,800 Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years
Mildura International: $66,800 Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years
Shepparton International: $66,800 Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Melbourne, Mildura, Shepparton.

Your course fees will depend on the subjects you choose to study: each subject has its own costs. The total course fee may vary depending on the subjects you choose, your study load, the time it takes to complete your course and your approved Credit for Prior Learning. Fees correct Wednesday, Apr 27 2022

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