|Managing faculty||Faculty of Arts|
|Offered by||School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics|
Italian studies focus on the study of Italian literature, history, language and linguistics, Renaissance culture and literature, women's studies, cinema studies, and social and linguistic issues connected with Italian migration to Australia.
Italian studies staff can provide supervision of research candidates in the areas of:
The entry below only details the coursework component of this degree. For all requirements including the research/thesis component refer to the full course entry.
This program will enable students to focus their studies around a research thesis in Italian studies. The coursework component is designed to encourage the theoretical issues and practical application relating to Italian studies to broaden and deepen the students understanding of this discipline, thereby providing a fuller appreciation of the context in which the research project will be conceptualised.
Students complete 24 points at fifth year level from:
Students may also take other fifth-year units in cognate areas with the approval of the course coordinator, e.g. linguisticslinguistics (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/2014handbooks/aos/linguistics/pg-arts-linguistics.html), or Europeanand European Union studiesEuropeanand European Union studies (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/2014handbooks/aos/european-and-european-union-studies/).
Course coordinator: Dr Simon West
For a list of units in this area of study refer to the requirements for courses listed under 'Relevant courses'.