Units of Study

ARHT4011 - Art History and Theory Honours A

Semester 2, 2011  |  Credit Points: 12

Coordinator: Dr Thomas Berghuis


The Honours program in Art History and Theory consists of:
a thesis written under the supervision of one or more members of academic staff
1 seminar (either Art is the Issue or Film is the Issue) that meets weekly for two hours for one semester.
1 workshop (Analysing the Visual) that meets four times during one semester.

The thesis should be of 18000-20000 words in length. Each seminar and the workshop requires 6000-8000 words of written work or its equivalent.

The thesis is worth 60% of the final Honours mark and each of the seminars and workshop is worth 20%.

The following seminars are on offer in 2011:

Art is the Issue (Assoc Prof Jennifer Milam)
Film is the Issue (Dr Keith Broadfoot)

The following workshop is on offer in 2011:

Analysing the Visual (Assoc Prof Jennifer Milam)

For more information, contact Dr Thomas Berghuis, Honours coordinator


1x18000-20000wd thesis (60%) and 1x6000-8000wd written works from one seminar and one workshop (2x20%)


1x2-hr seminar/weekand 4x workshops/semester


Results of a credit average or better in 48 credit points in Art History and Film Studies senior units. If you do not have this prerequisite please contact the Honours coordinator to determine possible waiving of the prerequisite. Students may commence their study either at the beginning of the year or mid-year.

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