Master of Arts

Italian Studies

For candidates admitted under Rule (b)
Program of Study Credit Points
Advanced Standing
Block advanced standing granted for candidates who hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification with a major in a relevant discipline.
24 cps
Advanced Standing 24  
Prescribed Units for this Major
Complete 6 credit points from the following units:
6 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
LING561 Research Methods in Applied Linguistics 6  
WRIT503 Research in Writing 6  
And complete 6 to 18 credit points from the following units: 6-18 cps
ARTS501 Arts Research and Professional Practice 6  
ARTS502 Dissertation Unit 12  
Listed Units for this Major
Complete 12-24 credit points from the following units:
12-24 cps
ITAL203 Introduction to Modern Italian Literature and Culture 6  
ITAL205 Introduction to the Italian Renaissance 6  
ITAL301 Italian Language 3A 6  
ITAL302 Italian Language 3B 6  
ITAL304 Modern Italian Novel 6  
ITAL308 20th Century Women Writers in Italy 6  
ITAL309 Sixteen Century Italian Literature 6  
ITAL311 The Crowns of Italian Literature: Dante, Petrarch and Boccaccio 6  
ITAL313 The Italian Detective Novel 6  
ITAL414 Grandeur and Decline: The Novel in Sicily 6  
And complete 18 credit points from the following units: 18 cps
ANCH518 The Roman Family: From Cradle to Grave 6  
ITAL504 Modern Italian Novel 6  
ITAL508 20th Century Women Writers in Italy 6  
ITAL509 Sixteenth Century Italian Literature 6  
ITAL511 The Crowns of Italian Literature: Dante, Petrarch and Boccaccio 6  
ITAL513 The Italian Detective Novel 6  
ITAL514 Grandeur and Decline: The Novel in Sicily 6  
LING550 The Design of Language 6  
LING552 Intercultural Communication 6  
LING565 Phonetics and Phonology 6  
LING571 Sociolinguistics and Language Ecology 6  
Elective Units
Complete 6 to 30 credit points at 200-level or above, with at least 18 credit points at 500-level:
6-30 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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