- 2017


Honours research area

Commencement year

Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Managing faculty

Faculty of Arts

Offered by

Centre for Theatre and Performance


Dr Misha Myers

Contact details

HonoursHonours (http://future.arts.monash.edu/undergraduate-courses/arts-honours/)



Honours studies in this area will advance students' knowledge and competencies in the discipline of Theatre and Performance.

Students complete 48 points of study comprising research and two coursework units.

The coursework units and the thesis topic are chosen in consultation with the theatre and performance honours coordinator.

Intending honours students

Students intending to enter honours in theatre and performance must have completed a major in that discipline.


This course comprises 48 points: Part A: Research (24 points) and Part B: Coursework (24 points)

Units are 12 points unless otherwise indicated.

Part A. Research (24 points)

Students undertake the following in their chosen discipline:


  • ATS4230 Arts honours thesis (24 points)

or both of:

Note: Students may be eligible to replace the above with:

Part B. Coursework (24 points)

  • APG4421 Dramatic theory, criticism and research methods

and one of:

  • APG4423 Performance investigation
  • ATS4269 Rethinking theatre history

Relevant courses

A3701 Bachelor of Arts (Honours)