- 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

South Africa School of Social Science


Mr Tinus de Jager, tinus.dejager@monash.edu; Mr Tula Dlamini


South Africa

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

Students are required to complete 48 points of study comprising of a thesis and research and theoretical units.


Units are 12 points unless otherwise indicated.

Part A. Research (24 points)

Students complete:

  • AZA4778 Social science honours dissertation A
  • AZA4779 Social science honours dissertation B

Part B. Coursework (24 points)

Students complete:

  • AZA4020Not offered in 2019 Selected topics in journalism
  • AZA4450 Researching for social sciences and humanities

Relevant courses

4087 Honours degree of Bachelor of Social Science