1. Handbook
  2. Subjects
  3. Moving Image Thesis

Moving Image Thesis (SCRN50001)

Graduate coursework level 5Points: 18.75On Campus (Parkville)

You’re viewing the 2019 Handbook:
Or view archived Handbooks


Year of offer2019
Subject levelGraduate coursework Level 5
Subject codeSCRN50001
Semester 1
Semester 2
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

A research topic selected in consultation with the course coordinator. Enrolment in the thesis is across two consecutive semesters and students must enrol in the subject in each semester to ensure they are meeting the full 37.5 point requirement for the year-long subject.

Intended learning outcomes

On successful completion of this subject, students should:

  • have produced a research thesis on a topic of their own choice;
  • have demonstrated a capacity for independent research;
  • have acquired the ability to mount a sustained scholarly argument;
  • have gained mastery of scholarship in their chosen field; and
  • have gained familiarity with appropriate methods in analysis and research.

Generic skills

At the completion of this subject, students should gain the following generic skills:

  • be able to conceptualise and plan a substantial project of original research;
  • present material in draft form and engage productively with a supervisor;
  • synthesise critical arguments and debates;
  • enhance writing skills in both a critical and creative manner;
  • manage time and study resources over two consecutive semesters;
  • possess advanced skills of critical thinking and analysis;
  • possess an ability to communicate knowledge intelligibly, economically and effectively; and
  • have an understanding of social, ethical and cultural context.

Last updated: 3 April 2019