The Master of Philosophy is a research degree open to those whose studies included a four year Bachelor degree with Honours or equivalent in an appropriate discipline. The degree program needs to have included a 12,000 word research essay.

Entry Requirements:   Four year Bachelor degree with Honours or equivalent in an appropriate discipline. The 12,000 word research essay needs to have been assessed at 75% or higher. A Graduate Diploma in an appropriate discipline including a 12,000 word research essay which needs to have been assessed at 75% or higher.

Structure

  • 30 points of postgraduate (additionally, participation in eight hours of postgraduate seminars per year of candidacy) and a minor thesis of 25,000 words

or

  • major thesis of 40,000 words

 

Normal Duration:        1 – 1.5 years (full-time), 3 years (part-time)

Articulation:       Doctor of Philosophy