This course will give graduate students an opportunity to complete an extended and focused piece of written research on a musical topic. Topics will reflect the current research projects of the school and the wider community, and involve the development of skills in collaborative research.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- conceptualise, implement, and project manage a piece of original research on a musical topic;
- identify, locate, and access appropriate primary and secondary sources;
- analyse and synthesize data accurately drawing on at least one theory and using at least one research methodology;
- communicate findings using sophisticated language and a clear structure, and present these findings in a professional format; and
- work independently with minimal supervision.
Oral presentation of research proposal (10%) [Learning Outcome 4]
Research paper of 6000 words (90%) [Learning Outcomes 1-5]
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One hour per week of contact with the supervisor, and nine hours per week of private study.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 6 units
If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees. Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.
Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2025||15 Feb 2016||26 Feb 2016||31 Mar 2016||27 May 2016||In Person||N/A|