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  • Internship I (Placement Only)MULT90018

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    Students enrolled in this subject will be assisted to find a placement in a professional working environment. They will work under the guidance of a senior staff member, with additional support from the subject coordinator. The placement will enable students to apply in a practical environment sk...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours10-15 days of placement and 2x3-hour seminars at the beginning and end of semester
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours10-15 days of placement and 2x3-hour seminars at the beginning and end of semester
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • GSHSS Advanced Special StudyMULT90028

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    This subject involves a study of an approved topic in the humanities and social sciences. 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 unders...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTotal 24 hours: 1 x 2 hour seminar, taught weekly.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Research Project IAPMULT90029

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2018

    Through a course of independent research students will complete a thesis equivalent to 40,000 words.

    • Time-based Research
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
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  • Advanced Qualitative MethodsMULT90055

    Offered:AprilYear:2018

    The focus of this subject is to engage students in the process of making strategic and appropriate research design choices from the range of qualitative research methods suitable for social science research. The subject will move between gaining practical experience with a variety of core qualita...

    • April
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTotal 12 hours: 6 x 2 hour seminars, delivered fortnightly.
      Teaching period30 April 2018 to 15 June 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 May 2018
      Census date18 May 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 June 2018
      Assessment period ends15 July 2018
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  • Sustainability in Developing CommunitiesMULT10013

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    AIMS The volunteer organisation Engineers Without Borders (EWB) seeks involvement of teams of first-year students in a ‘challenge’ to devise solutions for real problems in under-developed communities. In this subject you will work in teams to develop conceptual solutions for sustainable developm...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours5 hours of seminars/workshops per week
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Translation in ResearchMULT90041

    Offered:AugustYear:2018

    Translation is a fundamental tool for academic research. The dissemination and exchange of knowledge across cultures is often made possible through translation. Current academic scholarship tends to accept translations uncritically, disregarding the highly varied and in some cases conflicting tra...

    • August
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTotal 12 hours: 3 x 4 hour seminars
      Teaching period 3 August 2018 to 7 September 2018
      Last self-enrol date10 August 2018
      Census date24 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends19 October 2018
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  • IdentityMULT10014

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    Who we are and what we do is all tangled up in our identity. This subject considers how identities are constructed and maintained through mediated processes of self and other. The subject investigates the myriad demands and devices that figure in constructing our senses of self and other (includi...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTwo 1-hour lectures and a 1-hour tutorial per week; and a 2-hour skills workshop in weeks 1, 2 and 3 or weeks 4, 5 and 6 or weeks 7, 8 and 9.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • LanguageMULT10015

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    Language plays a central role in the central disciplinary areas in the humanities and social sciences. This subject gives students tools for thinking about language in a range of disciplines, including linguistics, history, sociology, politics, literary studies, anthropology, language studies, ps...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours2 x 1-hour lecture and 1 x 1-hour tutorial per week. There will also be 1 x 2-hour skills workshop in weeks 3, 4, 6, 7 and 8.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • ReasonMULT10016

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    Reason, many believe, is what makes us human. Until recently, most scientists and philosophers agreed that the ability to use the mind to analyse and interpret the world is something intrinsic to the nature of our species. Reason has a long and extraordinary history. We will explore a number of i...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours42 hours - Two 1-hour lectures and a 1-hour tutorial per week; and a 2-hour skills workshop in weeks 1, 2 and 3 OR weeks 4,5 and 6 OR weeks 7,8 and 9.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • PowerMULT10018

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    The idea of power is a way to grasp the character of social relations. Investigating power can tell us about who is in control and who may benefit from such arrangements. Power can be a zero-sum game of domination. It can also be about people acting together to enact freedom. This subject examine...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTwo 1-hour lectures and a 1-hour tutorial per week; and a 2-hour skills workshop in weeks 1, 2 and 3 or weeks 4, 5 and 6 or weeks 7, 8 and 9.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Critical Analytical SkillsMULT20003

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    This subject introduces students to the fundamental analytic skills that are used in social science research. It provides an introduction to the theoretical and epistemological foundations of social science research, familiarises students with the different methods of inquiry in the social scienc...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours30 contact hours. 1 x 1.5 hour lecture and 1 x 1.5 hour tutorial per week for 10 weeks. The lecture and tutorial programs are staggerred and cover the 12 weeks of semester.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Community Volunteering - GlobalMULT20014

    Offered:Summer Term, JuneYear:2018Quotas apply

    This subject will provide an understanding of the community sector and community development through a substantial volunteer experience abroad. Students have the opportunity to undertake a placement of 80-100 hours with a not-for-profit organisation, offering an opportunity to contribute to a com...

    • Summer Term
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours80-100 hours placement, 8 hours pre-placement, 2 hours mid-placement, 4 hours post-placement
      Pre teaching start date28 November 2017
      Pre teaching requirementsPre-placement sessions
      Teaching period 1 January 2018 to 23 February 2018
      Last self-enrol date 4 December 2017
      Census date 5 January 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail19 January 2018
      Assessment period ends23 February 2018
    • June
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours80-100 hours placement, 8 hours pre-placement, 2 hours mid-placement, 4 hours post-placement
      Pre teaching start date21 May 2018
      Pre teaching requirementsPre-placement sessions
      Teaching period25 June 2018 to 20 July 2018
      Last self-enrol date28 May 2018
      Census date29 June 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 6 July 2018
      Assessment period ends20 July 2018
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  • Leading Change in a Complex WorldMULT30014

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    AIMS This subject aims to engage students in the process of designing a proposal to lead change in a “real world” complex problem. How do you develop personal and professional practice that actively contributes to creating sustainable environments for future generations? This subject will prepa...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours5 hours of seminars/workshops per week
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Sustainability Governance and LeadershipMULT90004

    Offered:March, JulyYear:2018

    Sustainability Governance & Leadership (SGL) is one of two core subjects for the Master of Environment course, and is designed to develop the knowledge and skills you will need to succeed as a sustainability leader in a world of complex challenges and global change. This subject provides you ...

    • March
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursSix days of classes.
      Teaching period 2 March 2018 to 20 April 2018
      Last self-enrol date12 March 2018
      Census date23 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail20 April 2018
      Assessment period ends21 May 2018
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursSix days of classes.
      Teaching period26 July 2018 to 7 September 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date17 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends21 October 2018
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  • The Futures ProjectMULT90015

    Offered:AugustYear:2018

    Whatever their discipline, doctoral graduates will be required to navigate an increasingly complex, competitive employment environment. This subject complements the focussed intensity of doctoral research by providing candidates with the opportunity to develop and demonstrate skills in cross-disc...

    • August
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours2-Day intensive (Lectures, seminars, workshops), 7 hrs per day x 2 days; 16 hrs of negotiated team/stakeholder meetings across semester; 7 hrs per day project presentation and progress reporting x 2
      Teaching period23 August 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 4 September 2018
      Census date14 September 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail19 October 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Communicating Agricultural SciencesMULT90060

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    This subject provides students with advanced level written, verbal and visual skills needed to communicate with a wide audience. Students learn that agriculture is not only built on a firm scientific basis, but also has a strong social science element to it as well. Through a set of lectures and ...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours48 hours
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • AboriginalitiesMULT10001

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    This subject will provide students with an introduction to the complexity, challenges and richness of Australian Indigenous life and cultures. Drawing on a wide range of diverse and dynamic guest lecturers, this subject gives students an opportunity to encounter Australian Indigenous knowledges, ...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTwo 1-hour lectures and a 1-hour tutorial per week; and a 2-hour skills workshop in each of semester weeks 1, 2 and 3 OR 4, 5 and 6 OR 7, 8 and 9.
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Arts InternshipMULT30019

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    This subject involves completion of an 80-100 hour work placement integrating academic learning, employability skills and attributes and an improved knowledge of organisations, workplace culture and career pathways. The placement is supplemented by pre- and post-placement classes, including a com...

    • Summer Term
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours80-100 hours placement, 2 hour induction, 8 hours pre-placement, 2 hours mid-placement, 8 hours post-placement
      Teaching period 3 January 2018 to 19 February 2018
      Last self-enrol date12 January 2018
      Census date19 January 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 9 February 2018
      Assessment period ends 4 March 2018
    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours80-100 hours placement, 2 hour induction, 8 hours pre-placement, 2 hours mid-placement, 8 hours post-placement
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours80-100 hours placement, 2 hour induction, 8 hours pre-placement, 2 hours mid-placement, 8 hours post-placement
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Indigenous ResearchMULT90022

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2018

    ‘Indigenous Research’ is the core subject in the Professional Certificate in Indigenous Research (ProfCertIR), and is offered as a week-long on-campus intensive. In this subject, ‘Indigenous research’ includes not only research by Indigenous individuals, but also research on Indigenous topics. T...

    • February
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours5-Day Intensive (Lectures, seminars, workshops, group activities)
      Teaching period 7 February 2018 to 13 February 2018
      Last self-enrol date 8 February 2018
      Census date 2 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail20 April 2018
      Assessment period ends25 May 2018
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  • Internship II (Semester Long)MULT90019

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    Students enrolled in this subject will be assisted to find a placement in a professional working environment where they will gain direct exposure to professional practice in their chosen field. They will work under the guidance of a senior staff member, with additional support from the subject co...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours20 - 25 days placement and 1x3-hour seminar at the beginning and end of semester
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours20 - 25 days placement and 1x3-hour seminar at the beginning and end of semester
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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