Master of Arts


For candidates admitted under Rule (c)
Program of Study Credit Points
Advanced Standing
Block advanced standing granted for candidates who hold an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Bachelor with Honours qualification in a relevant discipline.
48 cps
Advanced Standing 48  
Prescribed Units for this Major
Complete the following units:
18 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
BCSS596 BCSS Research Project 6  
LING550 The Design of Language 6  
LING561 Research Methods in Second Language Acquisition 6  
Listed Units for this Major
Complete 12 credit points from the following units:
12 cps
LING505 Meaning in Language 6  
LING544 Language in Legal Contexts 6  
LING551 Issues in Applied Linguistics 6  
LING552 Intercultural Communication 6  
LING553 The English Language 6  
LING562 Second Language Acquisition 6  
LING563 Bilingualism 6  
LING564 First Language and Literacy Acquisition 6  
LING565 Phonetics and Phonology 6  
LING566 Australia's Indigenous Languages 6  
LING569 Morphology and Syntax 6  
LING571 Sociolinguistics and Language Ecology 6  
LING572 Multilingual Approaches to TESOL 6  
LING580 The Languages of Asia 6  
Elective Units
Complete 18 credit points at 500-level:
18 cps
Elective Units can be selected from any unit offered by the University, including those listed above, subject to candidates meeting overall course requirements and prerequisite and timetabling requirements for individual units.  
Total 96 cps

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