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  • Seminar in Languages 1LANG40003

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject involves a study of an approved topic in the languages. Details of the program being offered will be available from the graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences. Students who complete this subject successfully should have demonstrated a specialist understanding of the topic,...

  • Seminar in Languages 2LANG40004

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject involves a study of an approved topic in the languages. Details of the program being offered will be available from the graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences. Students who complete this subject successfully should have demonstrated a specialist understanding of the topic,...

  • Languages in ContextLANG90001

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The new capstone subject is a research methods subject designed for language graduates. It offers training in both social science and humanities research methods and aims to develop competence in a range of research methodologies useful in various professional contexts in the government and non-g...

  • Languages at WorkLANG30001

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Learning a language culminates not only in linguistic and cultural proficiency but also in the development of advanced skills in areas valued by industry: intercultural competence, communication and lateral thinking. This subject offers students the opportunity to recognise and extend these skill...

  • Investigative JournalismJOUR90013

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject builds on basic journalistic interview and research skills to introduce the discipline and advanced research techniques of investigative journalism. Students will learn how to access and analyse public records, how to use Freedom of Information legislation, and how to use social medi...

  • PhotojournalismJOUR90022

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019Quotas apply

    This is a practice-based subject teaching the history, principles and techniques of photojournalism in the context of rapidly changing communications technology. Students will learn basic photographic techniques, as well as learning how to edit their work and present it in a variety of multimedia...

  • Public Event DesignPERF30001

    Offered:Winter TermYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject looks at the design and planning of events from the early court masques of Inigo Jones through to the large-scale public ceremonies of the modern Olympic Games. It explores opening ceremonies, public parades, marches and celebrations, static installations in public spaces, events in ...

  • Russian Thesis Part 1RUSS40009

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Research into Russian language or culture on a selected topic approved by the head of Russian in coordination with the thesis supervisor.

  • Contemporary Cultural Theory & ResearchCULS90008


    This subject will introduce students to the current state of the discipline of Cultural Studies. Students will be oriented in relation to the major theoretical traditions, methodological approaches, empirical and political pre-occupations, and national traditions in Cultural Studies. We will do t...

  • Legal Issues in Media and PublishingPUBL90014

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject addresses ethical issues and legal constraints involved in publishing for print and digital media. It will review existing ethical codes and the mechanisms established to police them, as well as offering an overview of how publishing practices are shaped by legislative provisions rel...

  • Publishing ProjectPUBL90015

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Working under the supervision of a staff member, a student will produce a substantive publishing project, equivalent to 5000 words of written assessment. The project will be part of a larger team publishing project led by staff. The subject coordinator's permission must be sought in order to enrol.

  • International Publishing ProjectPUBL90016

    Offered:JuneYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject involves travel to New York to undertake a five-day intensive to be taught at a New York based university. The program will involve instruction by senior figures in the US publishing industry, from established firms and the recent start-ups that are re-shaping the industry.

  • Hebrew 5HEBR20007

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject focuses on advanced modern literary texts, including study of contemporary Hebrew writers in prose and poetry, modern conversational idiom and newspaper and academic articles. Students further extend their competencies in writing, reading, speaking and listening by engaging with auth...

  • Hebrew 3HEBR10005

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject focuses on consolidating and developing the skills of reading, writing, listening, aural comprehension and conversing in Hebrew, with emphasis on grammatical structures and expansion of vocabulary. It features advanced work on speaking and creative writing, through a reading of conte...

  • Publishing and Communications Thesis Pt2PUBL90023

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Refer to PUBL90022 Publishing and Communications Thesis Part 1 for details

  • Print Production and DesignPUBL90010

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject teaches students practical skills in creating documents using the industry-standard software, Adobe Indesign through practical workshops that take the student from beginner to intermediate skill levels. It also introduces students to the concepts and practice of print production and ...

  • Russian 5RUSS30001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject is designed to provide students with a thorough exposure to pre-20th-century historical and social issues in Russia. Drawing on the dual meaning of the Russian word istorija (i.e., history and story), the theme-oriented instructional units emphasise personal and public stories in Rus...

  • Russian 1RUSS10001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The overall goal of this subject is to help students with no knowledge of Russian develop cultural and linguistic knowledge that allows them to feel comfortable thinking of themselves as users of Russian, in listening, reading, writing and speaking. It introduces students to cultural notions of t...

  • Russian Culture Through FilmRUSS30005

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject offers an introduction to Russian culture through film from the 1920s and the films of Eisenstein up to the present. The subject will cover representations of social change and the interpretation of cultural identities in Russian film through the main historical periods including: th...

  • Ngarranggarni: Gija Art and CountryCUMC90034

    Offered:JulyYear:2019Quotas apply

    This on-country subject takes place at Warmun Art Centre and on surrounding Gija land in the East Kimberley, Western Australia. It is taught by senior Gija knowledge holders as part of a collaborative two-way learning partnership with University of Melbourne cultural materials conservation staff....