|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:
Students complete 48 points comprising coursework units (24 points) and a thesis (24 points).
Students chose one of the following options:
Students complete units to the value of 24 points chosen from:
Coursework units and the thesis topic are chosen in consultation with the Italian studies honours coordinator.
Mr Raffaele Lampugnani
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 at http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/2013handbooks/courses/2846.html.
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 related areas with the approval of the course co-ordinator, e.g. comparative literature and cultural studies, linguistics, or European and international studies.
Dr Simon West
For a list of units studied or course outlines, refer to the relevant courses.