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  • Social Enterprise IncubatorMULT90059

    Graduate subjectOffered:Semester 1

    This subject has been developed in partnership with The Big Issue, an independent, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting and creating job opportunities for homeless, marginalised and disadvantaged people, to provide students with the opportunity to work in small project teams to con...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTotal 24 hours: 8 x 3-hour seminars and group project meetings
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
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  • ReasonMULT10016

    Offered:Semester 1

    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 period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
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  • Indigenous Peoples in Global ContextMULT50002

    Offered:February

    This subject explores contemporary relationships between Indigenous Peoples and settler societies from sociological, legal, political and social policy perspectives. In a comparative perspective it examines the dynamics of these relationships in terms of national, regional and global political or...

    • February
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is comprised of seminars and workshops delivered as an intensive over 6 days (approx 24 hours total)
      Teaching period 6 February 2017 to 15 February 2017
      Last self-enrol date 8 February 2017
      Census date17 February 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail10 March 2017
      Assessment period ends31 March 2017
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  • Internship II (Semester Long)MULT90019

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    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 period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours20 - 25 days placement and 1x3-hour seminar at the beginning and end of semester
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Community VolunteeringMULT30020

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    This subject will provide an understanding of the community sector and community development through a substantial volunteer experience. The aims of this subject are to enable you to undertake and report on a community-based project, gain significant insight into workplace issues, and further dev...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours80-100 hours of placement, 2 hour induction, 8 hours pre placement, 2 hours mid placement, 8 hours post placement. Total Time Commitment:
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours80-100 hours of placement, 2 hour induction, 8 hours pre placement, 2 hours mid placement, 8 hours post placement. Total Time Commitment:
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Translation in ResearchMULT90041

    Offered:August

    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, taught intensively over three weeks.
      Teaching period 7 August 2017 to 22 September 2017
      Last self-enrol date16 August 2017
      Census date25 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends20 October 2017
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  • Internship I (Placement Only)MULT90018

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    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 period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • 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 period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • The Futures ProjectMULT90015

    Offered:August

    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 period24 August 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 5 September 2017
      Census date15 September 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail20 October 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Internship II (Year Long) Part 2MULT90062

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    Refer to MULT90061 Internship II (Year Long) Part 1 for details

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursRefer to MULT90061 Internship II (Year Long) Part 1 for details
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursRefer to MULT90061 Internship II (Year Long) Part 1 for details
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Internship II (Year Long) Part 1MULT90061

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    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 hoursBetween 20 - 25 days placement. Occasional academic supervision before, during and after the placement to be determined in consultation with the subject coordinator, and participation in seminars as required. (Inclusive of overall enrolment in both Part 1 and Part 2)
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursBetween 20 - 25 days placement. Occasional academic supervision before, during and after the placement to be determined in consultation with the subject coordinator, and participation in seminars as required. (Inclusive of overall enrolment in both Part 1 and Part 2)
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Quantitative MethodsMULT90054

    Offered:August

    This course will introduce students to quantitative methods (large-N) as they apply to social science research. Topics covered will include descriptive statistics, correlation, significance testing, multiple regression and experimental methods. This course will discuss causal inference in relatio...

    • August
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTotal 12 hours: 4 x 3 hour seminars, taught weekly over four weeks.
      Teaching period 7 August 2017 to 8 September 2017
      Last self-enrol date14 August 2017
      Census date25 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail15 September 2017
      Assessment period ends 6 October 2017
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  • Sustainability in Developing CommunitiesMULT10013

    Offered:Semester 2

    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 period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Community VolunteeringMULT20012

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    This subject will provide an understanding of the community sector and community development through a substantial volunteer experience. The aims of this subject are to enable you to undertake and report on a community-based project, gain significant insight into workplace issues, and further dev...

    • 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 period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • 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 period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Community Volunteering - GlobalMULT30021

    Offered:Summer Term, JuneQuotas 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 date29 November 2016
      Teaching period 2 January 2017 to 24 February 2017
      Last self-enrol date 5 December 2016
      Census date 6 January 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail27 January 2017
      Assessment period ends24 February 2017
    • 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 date22 May 2017
      Teaching period26 June 2017 to 21 July 2017
      Last self-enrol date29 May 2017
      Census date30 June 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 7 July 2017
      Assessment period ends21 July 2017
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  • AboriginalitiesMULT10001

    Offered:Semester 2

    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 period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Researching ImagesMULT90035

    Graduate subjectOffered:Semester 1, July

    This subject will introduce students to methodologies of researching images and to current issues in the research of images. The subject will be taught through active discussion and joint class readings of extracts from recent significant publications within or cognate to disciplines that work wi...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours total: 6 x 2 hour seminars, taught fortnightly.
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours total: 6 x 2 hour seminars, taught fortnightly.
      Teaching period28 July 2017 to 18 August 2017
      Last self-enrol date 1 August 2017
      Census date11 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 1 September 2017
      Assessment period ends15 September 2017
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  • Digital Humanities:Working with ArchivesMULT90056

    Graduate subjectOffered:August

    The explosion of research in the digital humanities and social sciences has created exciting opportunities for scholars but also poses important new questions. PhD students now need to know not only how to use digital resources in their work, but how to critique and evaluate those resources. This...

    • August
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTotal 12 hours: 6 x 2 hour seminars, delivered intensively over six weeks.
      Teaching period 7 August 2017 to 15 September 2017
      Last self-enrol date15 August 2017
      Census date25 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends13 October 2017
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  • Supervised Reading (Asia Institute)MULT90002

    Graduate subjectOffered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    This subject offers students the chance to undertake independent research in their respective disciplines in areas of interest to them, and present the findings in a scholarly manner. Topics might include aspects of regional history, ethnic groups, language, culture, polity, media, gender, class,...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursRegular documented fortnightly meetings with supervisor
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursRegular documented fortnightly meetings with supervisor
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Internship I (Placement Only)MULT90018

    Graduate subjectOffered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    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 period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • 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 period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Researching TextsMULT90033

    Graduate subjectOffered:Semester 1, July

    This fortnightly workshop will be structured around six key thematic categories that shape research in the text-based humanities: text; reading; author; archive; context; value. These themes will be engaged as the vital building blocks of a research project in literary or performance studies. The...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours total: 6 x 2 hour seminars, fortnightly.
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours total: 6 x 2 hour seminars, fortnightly.
      Teaching period28 July 2017 to 18 August 2017
      Last self-enrol date 1 August 2017
      Census date11 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 1 September 2017
      Assessment period ends15 September 2017
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