Bachelor of Visual Arts with Honours

Course Code

10909

Version

6

Faculty

Law, Business and the Creative Arts

Award Requirements

Course Structure

Candidature

Progression

Advanced Standing

Award Details

Admission Requirements

Course pre-requisites

Bachelor of Visual Arts, or equivalent degree, from this or another university.

Entry requirements for this course are consistent with the Pathways to Qualifications in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Guidelines for Bachelor degrees.

Minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements

Students of non English speaking backgrounds must have an adequate English language capacity assessed under the Australian International English Language Testing System.  An IELTS score of 6.0 with no component lower than 5.5 is required (Band 1 at JCU).  Students scoring below this may be offered up to six months intensive language training prior to admission to the course.

Additional selection requirements

A minimum grade of Distinction in level 3 visual arts practice and art history subjects and a grade of Credit in a level 3 drawing subject is required for candidates wishing to pursue the research major.

A minimum grade of Distinction in a level 3 visual arts practice subject and a grade of Credit in level 3 drawing and art history subjects is required for candidates wishing to pursue the professional practice major.

Academic Requirements for Course Completion

Credit points

24 credit points as per course structure

Learning outcomes

Characteristics of learning outcomes for this course are consistent with those outlined in the Bachelor degree Guideline in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

Course Structure

Core Subjects

CV 4 041:03  Introduction to Research Methodology

Options

Select either Research in Historical and Contemporary Visual Culture or Research Practice

Research in Historical and Contemporary Visual Culture (10909-CVC-HONS)

Select full-time or part-time

Research in Historical and Contemporary Visual Culture full-time (10909-FT-HONS)

VA4101:09  Research in Historical and Contemporary Visual Culture (Part 1 of 2)

VA4102:12  Research in Historical and Contemporary Visual Culture (Part 2 of 2)

or

Research in Historical and Contemporary Visual Culture part-time (10909-PT-HONS)

VA4103:03  Research in Historical and Contemporary Visual Culture (Part 1 of 4)

VA4104:06  Research in Historical and Contemporary Visual Culture (Part 2 of 4)

VA4105:06  Research in Historical and Contemporary Visual Culture (Part 3 of 4)

VA4106:06  Research in Historical and Contemporary Visual Culture (Part 4 of 4)

Research Practice (10909-RPR-HONS)

Select full-time or part-time

Research Practice part-time (10909-FT-RP-HON)

VA4111:03  Research Thesis (Part 1 of 2)

VA4112:06  Research Thesis (Part 2 of 2)

VA4211:06  Research Practice (Part 1 of 2)

VA4212:06  Research Practice (Part 2 of 2)

or

Research Practice part-time (10909-PT-RP-HON)

VA4113:03 Research Thesis (Part 1 of 3)

VA4114:03 Research Thesis (Part 2 of 3)

VA4115:03 Research Thesis (Part 3 of 3)

VA4213:03 Research Practice (Part 1 of 4)

VA4214:03 Research Practice (Part 2 of 4)

VA4215:03 Research Practice (Part 3 of 4)

VA4216:03 Research Practice (Part 4 of 4)

Campus

COURSE AVAILALE AT

NOTES

Townsville

 

Candidature

Expected time to complete

1 year full-time or equivalent part-time

Maximum time to complete

4 years

Maximum leave of absence

1 year

Progression

Course progression requisites

Nil

Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)

No

Special assessment requirements

Nil

Accreditation requirements

Nil

Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade

Nil

Supplementary exam for final subject

Not applicable

Advanced Standing

Eligibility

Not applicable

Maximum allowed

Nil

Currency

Not applicable

Expiry

Not applicable

Other restrictions

Not applicable

Award Details

Inclusion of majors on testamur

Not applicable – this course does not have majors

Exit with lesser award

Not applicable

Course articulation

Not applicable