CF08 - Master of Letters

Overview

Course Overview

The Master of Letters at CQUniversity provides a flexible course of postgraduate study. It is an opportunity to engage in structured reading, research and writing under the guidance of an individual supervisor. The MLitt caters for graduates who have a personal interest in creative writing.

Career Information

Turn your interest into expertise. This course is for graduates looking to advance or diversify their careers or to fulfill a personal interest in creative writing.

Course Details
Duration 0 years full-time or 3 years part-time
Credit Points that Must be Earned 48
Number of Units Required CQUniversity uses the concept of credits to express the amount of study required for a particular course and individual units. The number of units varies between courses. Units in postgraduate courses normally consist of 6 points of credit or multiples thereof (e.g. 12, 18, 24).
Expected Hours of Study One point of credit is equivalent to an expectation of approximately two hours of student work per week in a term.
Course Type Postgraduate Award
Qualification (post nominal) MLitt
AQF Level Level 9: Masters Degree (Coursework)

Admission Codes

Domestic Students
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Not Applicable
International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable
Where and when can I start?
Units offered internally at the below campuses may be delivered using a combination of face-to-face and video conferencing style teaching.
Units offered via MIX mode are delivered online and require compulsory attendance of site-specific learning activities such as on-campus residential schools, placements and/or work integrated learning. See Course Features tab for further information. Online units are delivered using online resources only.
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The following tables list the courses availabilities by location and term. Directing your pointer over your preferred location will provide further information if this course is not available for the full duration. Please be sure to also check individual unit availability by location and term prior to enrolling.

Domestic Availability

Term 1 - 2019

Online

Term 1 - 2018

Distance

Term 2 - 2017

Distance

Term 1 - 2017

Distance

Term 2 - 2014

Please note, entry to the program is dependent on supervisor availability and is subject to approval by the Head of Program.
Distance

Term 1 - 2014

Please note, entry to the program is dependent on supervisor availability and is subject to approval by the Head of Program.
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International Availability

Term 1 - 2019

Sorry, no international availabilities found.

Term 1 - 2018

Distance

Term 2 - 2017

Distance

Term 1 - 2017

Sorry, no international availabilities found.

Term 2 - 2014

Please note, entry to the program is dependent on supervisor availability and is subject to approval by the Head of Program.
Distance

Term 1 - 2014

Please note, entry to the program is dependent on supervisor availability and is subject to approval by the Head of Program.
Distance
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For any problems regarding admissions availability for the selected course please contact 13 CQUni (13 27 86) or send us an email at http://contactus.cqu.edu.au/
What do I need to start?
Entry Requirements

This course is available to students who have a good first degree in any Humanities discipline.

Please note: Entry to the course is dependent on supervisor availability and is subject to approval by the Head of Course.

Security Requirements
No information available at this time
Health Requirements
No information available at this time
Assumed Knowledge
No information available at this time
Fees and Charges
Course Features

Awards and Accreditation

Interim Awards Not applicable
Exit Awards Not applicable
Professional Accreditation

not applicable

Learned Society Accreditiation Not applicable

Residential School Requirements

No Residential School for this course.

Practicum/Work Placement

Not applicable

Previous Enrolments

Year Number of Students
2018 13
2017 9
2016 12
2015 24
2014 41
Core Learning Outcomes
  • 1. Analyse and explain advanced and current specialist knowledge from selected disciplinary perspectives
  • 2. Identify, analyse and evaluate discipline relevant problems and articulate the critical debates surrounding them
  • 3. Communicate cogent arguments and/ or research results in appropriate formats
  • 4. Research and deploy evidence, data and information effectively at masters dissertation level; and
  • 5. Reflect upon feedback to identify and enact improvements.
  Course Learning Outcomes
Australian Qualifications Framework Descriptors 1 2 3 4 5
10 APPLICATION OF KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS Be able to plan and execute a substantial research-based project, capstone experience and/or piece of scholarship.
1. KNOWLEDGE Have a body of knowledge that includes the understanding of recent developments in a discipline and/or area of professional practice
2. KNOWLEDGE Have an understanding of research principles and methods applicable to a field of work and/or learning
3. SKILLS Have cognitive skills to demonstrate mastery of theoretical knowledge and to reflect critically on theory and professional practice or scholarship
4. SKILLS Have cognitive, technical and creative skills to investigate, analyse and synthesise complex information, problems, concepts and theories and to apply established theories to different bodies of knowledge or practice
5. SKILLS Have cognitive, technical and creative skills to generate and evaluate complex ideas and concepts at an abstract level
6. SKILLS Have communication and technical research skills to justify and interpret theoretical propositions, methodologies, conclusions and professional decisions to specialist and non-specialist audiences
7. SKILLS Have technical and communication skills to design, evaluate, implement, analyse and theorise about developments that contribute to professional practice or scholarship
8. APPLICATION OF KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS Be able to use creativity and initiative to new situations in professional practice and/or for further learning
9. APPLICATION OF KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS Be able to use high level personal autonomy and accountability
Course Structure

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete the core structure
More Details
There is no additional information for this course.