Master of Arts, Master of Arts (Creative Writing), Master of Arts (Music), Master of Arts (Theatre Performance)

Monash University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 038571G

Level of study: Masters Degrees

Summary

Monash Arts is renowned for innovative, engaging and high quality research in the humanities and social sciences, and we are committed to providing graduate research education of the highest quality in a stimulating, supportive and professional environment.

By engaging with different cultural environments and communities around Australia and the world, we make deep connections that empower us to respond to the most pressing issues faced by society today. Whether you want to get ahead in your career faster or improve your knowledge, this Master of Arts by research degree can give you a distinct advantage, offering a huge range of research topic areas to choose from.

The Master of Arts will allow you to undertake substantial independent research on your chosen topic while supported by a minimum of two expert academic supervisors. Our Faculty of over 500 academics is committed to train internationally recognised scholars that are passionate about producing cutting edge research and keen to contribute to their fullest capacity to the betterment of society at large. A key strength of our research programs lies in their diversity. This is reflected in our academics who are some of the world’s most inspiring and distinguished researchers.

A Master of Arts requires you to produce a research thesis of up to 40,000 words (or alternative approved outputs). We offer supervision across seven graduate research programs:

Film, Media, Communications & Journalism
Historical Studies, including History, Religious Studies, Jewish Studies and Indigenous Studies
Linguistics & Applied Linguistics
Literary & Cultural Studies, including Creative Writing, Languages and World Literature, Translation and Interpreting Studies
Philosophy, including Bioethics
Social & Political Sciences, including Anthropology, Criminology, Human Geography, Politics & International Relations, Sociology
Gender Studies
Theatre, Performance & Music

This full-time course is also offered on-campus in the below location:

Malaysia Campus

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Majors

  • Creative Writing
  • Music Composition
  • Music Performance
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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
37,900 Per Year 27 Feb 2023
24 Jul 2023
2 years
Full time
Monash University
Clayton Campus
Wellington Road
Melbourne Victoria 3800
Australia
37,900 Per Year 27 Feb 2023
24 Jul 2023
2 years
Full time
Caulfield campus
900 Dandenong Road
Melbourne Victoria 3145
Australia
37,900 Per Year 27 Feb 2023
24 Jul 2023
2 years
Read more2 years (full time), 4 years (part time)

Online study
Monash University
Clayton Campus
Wellington Road
Melbourne Victoria 3800
Australia

Entry criteria

An applicant for admission must have qualified as follows in a relevant field:

a four-year Australian or New Zealand bachelor’s degree with an overall result of a minimum upper H2B (a mark of 65 or above) in an honours year (normally with a research component in the fourth year); or
an Australian or New Zealand master’s preliminary qualification with a significant research component and with an overall result of a minimum upper H2B (a mark of 65 or above); or
an Australian or New Zealand coursework master’s degree with a significant research component graded at a minimum upper H2B (a mark of 65 or above), and an overall result of upper H2B or above; or
an Australian or New Zealand research master’s degree with an overall result of a minimum upper H2B (a mark of 65 or above); or
qualifications or experience that GRC considers to be equivalent to, or a satisfactory substitute for, the above.

English entry requirements

IELTS 7.0 overall (no band less than 6.5)

TOEFL (paper-based) : 587+ TWE 4.5

TOEFL 94 + Reading 19, Listening 20, Speaking 20 & Writing 24

Pearson Test of English (Academic): 65 + communicative score 58

Cambridge English: 185 + Writing 185 and no skill below 169

Address

Monash University
Clayton Campus
Wellington Road
Melbourne Victoria 3800
Australia
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