Courses Handbook 2006 - [Archived]

300028 v.3 Bachelor of Arts (Art) (Honours)


Course CRICOS Code: 042803F
Registered full-time Duration for International Onshore Students on student visas: 1 Year


This course provides a fourth year of individual research in studio practice and advanced theoretical studies in contemporary visual art. It emphasises the interconnectedness of theory and practice and provides opportunities for inter-disciplinary studies. This course is an ideal preparation for higher degree studies.

Course Entry Requirements/Prerequisites

Refer to Admission into Honours Degree Programs and Regulations for Honours Degrees (General Information section). Only students with outstanding performance in undergraduate studio practice will be considered for entry to the honours program. Students intending to apply for entry must have achieved a minimum course weighted average of 65 per cent. Candidates must inform the Honours Coordinator of their intention to apply for entry to the honours program by the end of fifth semester.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Applications for recognition of prior learning are assessed on an individual basis.

Duration and Availability

The honours program is one year full-time or equivalent part-time study.

Additional Course Expenses

Students may be expected to purchase a number of textbooks, readers and other essential study materials.

Course Structure



Year 1 Semester 1

10409 v.7   Art Visual Arts Theory 491 3.0 25.0
10410 v.5   Art Honours Project 491 6.0 75.0

Year 1 Semester 2

10411 v.6   Art Visual Arts Theory 492 3.0 25.0
10412 v.4   Art Honours Project 492 6.0 75.0


Year Location   All* Internal Partially Online Internal^ External Fully Online#
2006 Bentley Campus Semester 1 Y        

The information displayed above refers to study periods and locations where the course is available for first time entry. Students are normally only offered or admitted to a course once.

*The course itself may not be available either solely internally or externally but individual units may be offered in either or both of those modes. Prospective students should contact the Course Coordinator for further information.

^Course and associated units are offered in this mode permitting International Onshore student enrolment.

#Course and associated units are offered in this online only mode and DO NOT permit International Onshore student enrolment.

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