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  • 18th/19th Century MusicMUSI30055

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    This subject examines the classical music of the 18th and 19th century with specific attention to placing the music in historical, social and cultural contexts. Selected works will be chosen in the examination of the materials and structures of music.

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  • 20th/21st Century Western MusicMUSI30056

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    This subject deals with the music of the 20th and 21st century primarily to place it in the historical context of composition and performance. Any analytical examinations will not necessarily be chronologically based, but rather will be place in both social and cultural contexts, the main purpose...

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  • AA Visiting School UndergraduateABPL30063

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Winter Term Quotas apply

    This subject is a two week intensive design studio held typically on the first two weeks of July. The workshop will be run by visiting staff from the Architectural Association, School of Architecture, UK as well as teaching staff from MSD. The subject introduces students to contemporary digital d...

    • Winter Term
      Principal coordinatorPaul Loh
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours over two weeks
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period 3 July 2017 to 14 July 2017
      Last self-enrol date19 June 2017
      Census date 7 July 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail15 July 2017
      Assessment period ends21 July 2017

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  • Aboriginal Art in the Northern TerritoryAHIS40016

    Honours subject Offered:June Quotas apply

    This subject is taught in Alice Springs and Darwin with visits to artistically significant Aboriginal communities. Emphasising Indigenous ownership of cultural knowledge, students will consider the history and development of Aboriginal art in the Northern Territory and the specific social, econom...

    • June - Off Campus
      Principal coordinatorSusan Lowish
      Mode of deliveryOff Campus
      Contact hoursTotal 30 Hours: intensively
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period26 June 2017 to 14 July 2017
      Last self-enrol date29 June 2017
      Census date 7 July 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail28 July 2017
      Assessment period ends11 August 2017

      June contact information

      susan.lowish@unimelb.edu.au

      It is important that students contact the lecturer in charge of the subject prior to enrolment to obtain written approval to enrol. Application and selection details are available from the lecturer in charge.

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  • Aboriginal Cultural StudiesAIND30010

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Semester 1

    This subject studies Aboriginal dance, theatre and popular music, cultural and sporting festivals; governmental arts funding agencies; and Aboriginal arts organisations. It focuses on theoretical and political issues which arise from Aboriginal culture being both a commodity and a vehicle of Indi...

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorPhilip Morrissey
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTotal 30 hours: a 1.5-hour lecture and a 1-hour tutorial per week.
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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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  • AboriginalitiesMULT10001

    Undergraduate level 1 subject 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
      CoordinatorGenevieve Grieves
      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.
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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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  • Aboriginal Land, Law and PhilosophyAIND20005

    Undergraduate level 2 subject Offered:Semester 2

    Aboriginal Land, Law and Philosophy will provide students who have completed the first year introductory MULT10001 Aboriginalities subject with a more detailed and complex understanding of some of the key themes in this study area. It will utilise the physical, symbolic and metaphysical role of l...

    • Semester 2
      CoordinatorJessi Coyle
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTotal 30 hours: a 1.5-hour lecture and a 1-hour tutorial per week throughout semester.
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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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  • Aboriginal Women and ColonialityAIND20008

    Undergraduate level 2 subject Offered:Semester 1

    Aboriginal Women and Coloniality is a multidisciplinary subject looking at the various roles Aboriginal women have played in Aboriginal and Settler society. It examines stereotypical representations of Aboriginal women in colonial art and culture, the depiction of Aboriginal women in literature, ...

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorsGaylene Carbis and Alana O'Neill
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTotal 30 hours: a 1.5-hour lecture and a 1-hour tutorial per week.
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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 1 contact information

      Alana O'Neill - alana.oneill@unimelb.edu.au
      Gayelene Carbis - g.carbis@unimelb.edu.au

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  • Aboriginal WritingAIND30011

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Semester 2

    This subject studies Aboriginal fiction, poetry and drama, as well as life stories and criticism, focusing on questions of reading positions (particularly for non-Aboriginal students) and representation. It pays particular attention to the diversity of Aboriginal writing in terms of form, content...

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorJeanine Leane
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTotal 30 hours: a 1.5-hour lecture and a 1-hour tutorial per week.
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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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  • A Brief History of ColourFINA20039

    Undergraduate level 2 subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    Through a lecture and seminar series, this subject will introduce students to the history of colour as seen through a range of cultural traditions, including First Nations, European, Arabic, Chinese, Indian and Asia-Pacific lenses and others, and  explore the symbolic and optical qualities as hav...

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  • Academic English 1ESLA10003

    Undergraduate level 1 subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    Through the study of multiculturalism in Australian society, this subject develops students' ability to use academic English language. The subject is specifically designed for students who require intensive attention to their academic writing development. Its primary focus is on developing studen...

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorCelia Thompson
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours48 hours: 1 x 2-hour seminar and 1 x 2 hour tutorial per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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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    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours48 hours: 1 x 2-hour seminar and 1 x 2 hour tutorial per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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

      Semester 2 contact information

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  • Academic English 2ESLA10004

    Undergraduate level 1 subject Offered:Semester 2

    In this subject students will develop their academic skills in oral and written forms of communication through the study of current issues in Australian society. The assessment tasks focus on the ability to critically analyse a range of academic texts and to synthesise material from a number of s...

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorJanne Morton
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours: 1 x 1 hour lecture and 1 x 2 hour tutorial per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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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  • Academic English: Economics and BusinessESLA10005

    Undergraduate level 1 subject Offered:Semester 1

    This subject aims to develop ESL students' academic writing and speaking abilities through a study of topics in economics. Class exercises and assessment tasks provide students with opportunities to practice, receive feedback, and thus develop their academic language. The assessment tasks focus o...

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorNeomy Storch
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours48 hours: 1 x 1 hour lecture, 1 x 2 hour tutorial and 1 x 1 hour tutorial per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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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  • Academic Writing and CommunicationMECM10005

    Undergraduate level 1 subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    This unit is designed to introduce students to the requirements of university study, engaging students in the transition to university and the concepts of various learning strategies and modes of learning. Academic writing and various communication techniques will be a key focus of the subject pr...

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorKaren Edwards
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Dookie
      Contact hours36 hours: 24 hours of lectures and 12 hours of tutorials
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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 1 contact information

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorKaren Edwards
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Dookie
      Contact hours36 hours: 24 hours of lectures and 12 hours of tutorials
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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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  • Accelerated Mathematics 1MAST10008

    Undergraduate level 1 subject Offered:Semester 1

    This subject develops the concepts of vectors, matrices and the methods of linear algebra and introduces students to differentiation and integration of functions of two variables. Students will be exposed to methods of mathematical proof. Little of the material here has been seen at school and th...

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorCraig Hodgson
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours4 x one hour lectures per week, 1 x one hour practice class per week, 1 x one hour computer laboratory class per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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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  • Accelerated Mathematics 2MAST10009

    Undergraduate level 1 subject Offered:Semester 2

    This subject develops fundamental concepts and principles in mathematical analysis. Students should gain skills in the practical techniques of differential calculus, integral calculus and infinite series, and study selected applications of these techniques in mathematical modelling. Topics cover...

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorBarry Hughes
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours4 x one hour lectures per week, 1 x one hour practice class per week.
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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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  • Accompanying - RepetiteuringMUSI30057

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    This subject accommodates pianists who see their professional careers heading towards accompanying/repetiteuring rather than solo performance. This subject embraces both the art of accompanying and repetiteuring and the art of ensemble playing. Development of skills at the piano and sessions on t...

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  • Accounting for Corporate EntitiesACCT20004

    Undergraduate level 2 subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    This subject examines key financial accounting topics at both an applied and theoretical level. Topics covered include but are not limited to, accounting for employee entitlements (including share options), segment reporting, earnings per share, intangible assets, biological assets, provisions an...

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  • Accounting Processes and AnalysisACCT10003

    Undergraduate level 1 subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    The objective of this subject is to provide students with a broad introduction to core business processes that underpin organisational business activities and generate accounting transaction data. The subject will discuss methods for documenting and analysing business processes; the role and oper...

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorJane Hronsky
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursOne 2-hour lecture and a 1-hour tutorial per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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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    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorJane Hronsky
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursOne 2-hour lecture and a 1-hour tutorial per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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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  • Accounting Reports and AnalysisACCT10001

    Undergraduate level 1 subject Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2 Quotas apply

    This subject introduces students to the nature of accounting and its role in both financial markets and within organisations. Topics covered provide an overview of key financial and management accounting concepts and include: the constituent elements of financial statements; recognition, measurem...

    • Summer Term
      Principal coordinatorPhill Cobbin
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursSemester 1 and Semester 2: one 2-hour lecture and one 1-hour tutorial per week; Summer semester: two 2-hour lectures and two 1-hour tutorials per week for 6 weeks
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period 3 January 2017 to 17 February 2017
      Last self-enrol date12 January 2017
      Census date13 January 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail10 February 2017
      Assessment period ends25 February 2017

      Summer Term contact information

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorNoel Boys
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursSemester 1 and Semester 2: one 2-hour lecture and one 1-hour tutorial per week; Summer semester: two 2-hour lectures and two 1-hour tutorials per week for 6 weeks
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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 1 contact information

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorNoel Boys
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursSemester 1 and Semester 2: one 2-hour lecture and one 1-hour tutorial per week; Summer semester: two 2-hour lectures and two 1-hour tutorials per week for 6 weeks
      Total time commitment170 hours
      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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