Units of Study

ITLN4011 - Italian Honours A

Semester 2, 2011  |  Credit Points: 12

Coordinator: Antonia Rubino


The Honours program in Italian Studies consists of:
1. a thesis written under the supervision of one or more academic staff
2. two seminars that meet weekly for two hours per week for one semester.

The thesis should be of 18000-20000 words in length. Each seminar 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 is worth 20%.

The following seminars are on offer in 2011:

Sem 1: Rebellion and innovation in narrative and language: from the Sixties to the Nineties (Dr Giorgia Alù and Dr Antonia Rubino)
Sem 2: Medieval and Renaissance Italian Culture - (Dr Francesco Borghesi)

For more information, contact Dr Antonia Rubino, Honours coordinator.


A thesis of 18000-20000 words and 6000-8000 words of written work or its equivalent for each seminar.


Two seminars that meet weekly for two hours a week.


Students must have qualified for the award of the pass degree with a major in Italian (36 senior credit points). They will have completed an additional 12 credit points, normally including the special entry unit ITLN3691. Intending Honours students should attain a Credit average result in senior Italian units of study taken as a part of their major.

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