These course rules and specifications apply to students commencing the BCA(Hons) in 2008. For students who commenced prior to 2008, the applicable course rules are those from the year of commencement. i.e. students who commenced in 2005 should refer to the 2005 Handbook.
Students undertake a nominated course of study approved by the Faculty on the recommendation of the Head of the School of Visual & Performing Arts. Unless otherwise approved by the Faculty, the subject area chosen by the student should be one in which the candidate has undertaken major studies in the degree of Bachelor of Contemporary Arts or equivalent.
The following specialisations are available:
Full-time students enrol in HXA410 and HXA411 (weighted at 50% each) and complete the 0%-weighted units as shown in the schedule below.
Part-time students enrol in HXA412 and HXA413 (weighted at 25% each) in the first year of study and HXA414 and HXA415 (weighted at 25% each) in the second year of study. Students enrolled in part-time mode are also required to complete all of the 0%-weighted units and should discuss the enrolment pattern with the Honours Coordinator.