Master of Arts (By Research)

Edith Cowan University ECU

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00279B

Enables students to graduate with an advanced research knowledge and understanding in a chosen arts or humanities discipline. The course consists of both research and coursework, and covers research preparation, the preparation of a research proposal, research presentation, the conduct of research and the completion of a thesis. Students can choose from a wide range of arts and humanities disciplines.


3 units plus Masters Thesis


  • Methods of inquiry
  • Literature review
  • Seminar series
  • Masters thesis

Standard entry requirements

University admission requirements apply. All applicants are required to have a Bachelor degree in a relevant discipline with a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 70 per cent or higher, or have a lower WAM and demonstrate the capacity to undertake original Masters-level research. Alternatively applicants can have a Bachelor degree in a different discipline with a relevant Graduate Diploma.

Study pathways

Further studies: ?Doctor of Philosophy: Students interested in completing doctoral research in Communications, Contemporary Arts, Design, History, Interactive Media, Writing or Politics and International Relations should consider the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD).

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Mount Lawley Domestic: $38,610
International: $59,010
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