- 2019


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

School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics


Dr Paul Bowker

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 German studies.

Students are required to complete 48 points of study comprising either a 12-point thesis and 36 points of coursework units, or a 24-point thesis and 24 points of coursework units. The coursework units and the thesis topic are chosen in consultation with the German studies honours coordinator.

There is a strong expectation that students will complete at least one semester's study at a German university.

Intending honours students

Students intending to enter honours in German studies 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 complete one of the following in their chosen discipline:

  • ATS4230 Arts honours thesis (24 points)
  • ATS4231 Arts honours thesis A and ATS4232 Arts honours thesis B

Note: Students may undertake a translation studies project as their honours dissertation for 24 points. For more information consult the Guidelines for a translation project as an honours dissertationGuidelines for a translation project as an honours dissertation (http://artsonline.monash.edu.au/llcl/honours/translationprojectthesis/) webpage.

Part B. Coursework (24 points)

Relevant courses

A3701 Bachelor of Arts (Honours)