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Unit Code
Unit Title
HEA400 English 4 Honours
HEA401 English 4 Honours
HEA403 Creative Writing: Theory and Practice in Poetry and Short Fiction
HEA406 Reading Theory
(Not Offered 2006)
HEA410 Rereading Chaucer
(Not Offered 2006)
HEA411 Research Methodology and Writing
HEA412 Postcolonial Narratives
(Not Offered 2006)
HEA413 Time and Narrative
(Not Offered 2006)
HEA414 Late Shakespeare
(Not Offered 2006)
HEA415 Endangered Bodies in Colonial Space
HEA419 Contemporary Travel Narratives
(Not Offered 2006)
HEA420 Individual Research Project
HEA425 Australian Literary Environmentalism
(Not Offered 2006)
HEA426 Shakespeare Wallahs
HEA430 Alien Encounters
HEA435 Fictocriticism
HEA460 Honours Research Project A
HEA461 Honours Research Project B
HEA475 Shakespeare's Stage: The Play of Power
(Not Offered 2006)
HEF400 French (Honours)
HEF401 French (Honours)
HEF403 Thesis
HEF411 French Linguistics: Semantics
(Not Offered 2006)
HEF412 French Linguistics: Syntax
(Not Offered 2006)
HEF413 Special Topic in French Linguistics
HEF416 French Language 4A
HEF417 French Language 4B
HEF424 The French Novel (1750-1900)
(Not Offered 2006)
HEF425 Special Topic in French Literature
HEF460 Thesis A
HEF461 Thesis B
HEG400 German 4 Honours
HEG401 German 4 Honours
HEG407 Special Topic in German Language and Linguistics
HEG408 Special Topic in German Literature
HEG412 German Language Skills 4A
HEG413 German Language Skills 4B
HEG460 Thesis A
HEG461 Thesis B
HEJ400 Journalism, Media and Communications Honours
HEJ401 Journalism, Media and Communications Honours
HEJ402 Cultures of Journalism
(Not Offered 2006)
HEJ403 Global Media and Environment
(Not Offered 2006)
HEJ404 Media, Culture, Environment
(Not Offered 2006)
HEJ405 Media Research Methodology
HEJ406 Reading in Media and Communications
HEJ407 Understanding the Public Sphere
HEJ408 Vernacular Theory
HEJ409 Honours Research Essay A
HEJ410 Honours Research Essay B

2012 HEA400 English Honours (Full-time)

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Available as a Student Elective: No

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Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
HEA400 H H

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 1 H On Campus 27-FEB-2012 23-MAR-2012 16-APR-2012 01-JUN-2012
Sem 2 H On Campus 16-JUL-2012 10-AUG-2012 03-SEP-2012 20-OCT-2012

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

About Census Dates

The English Honours [R4A] course provides an opportunity for students to study a range of literary studies units at advanced level and to complete a substantial piece of research work. It is designed to introduce students to the advanced study of 'English' and the many possibilities that currently fall under that disciplinary heading, and to provide opportunities for qualifying for postgraduate work in the field.


ASSESSMENT: Four coursework units (50%), research project (50%)

Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web dependent - H
Some parts of this unit will be taught online
   Resource dependent teaching & learning - H
Independent study with provided resources replaces face-to-face or other classes (e.g. lectures)
   Flexible scheduling - H
Some classes will be held outside normal teaching hours; e.g. weekend blocks, summer schools etc
About Flexible Study Options

Prereq major, with GPA of 6.0 or higher in 75% of English units at levels 200/300 including HEA330 Literary Theory OR HEA233/333 Ideas of Authorship

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Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.

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