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Postgraduate options34

Arts and Media8

Doctor of Philosophy (Creative Practice)
Degree code : 1273
Doctor of Philosophy (Humanities)
Degree code : 1271
Master of Arts (Research)
Degree code : 2353
Master of Arts and Social Sciences (Combined)
Degree code : 8224
Master of Journalism and Communication
Degree code : 8232
Master of Music (Research)
Degree code : 2356
Master of Music Education (Research)
Degree code : 2357
Master of Public Relations and Advertising
Degree code : 8281

Education16

Doctor of Philosophy (Education)
Degree code : 1970
Master of Arts (Research)
Degree code : 2353
Master of Arts and Social Sciences (Combined)
Degree code : 8224
Master of Education (Assessment and Evaluation)
Degree code : 8910
Master of Education (Educational Psychology)
Degree code : 8910
Master of Education (Educational Studies)
Degree code : 8910
Master of Education (Gifted Education)
Degree code : 8910
Master of Education (Higher Education)
Degree code : 8910
Master of Education (Research)
Degree code : 2354
Master of Education (Special Education)
Degree code : 8910
Master of Education (Teacher Professional Learning)
Degree code : 8910
Master of Education (TESOL)
Degree code : 8910
Master of Education (Visual Arts Education)
Degree code : 8910
Master of Educational Leadership
Degree code : 8960
Master of Educational Leadership (Research)
Degree code : 2355
Master of Teaching (Secondary)
Degree code : 8926

Humanities and Languages7

Doctor of Philosophy (Humanities)
Degree code : 1271
Master of Applied Linguistics
Degree code : 8236
Master of Arts (Research)
Degree code : 2353
Master of Arts and Social Sciences (Combined)
Degree code : 8224
Master of Interpreting
Degree code : 8202
Master of Translation
Degree code : 8203
Master of Translation and Interpreting
Degree code : 8204

Social Sciences10

Doctor of Philosophy (Social Sciences)
Degree code : 1272
Doctor of Public Policy and Governance (Research)
Degree code : 1746
Doctor of Social Work (Research)
Degree code : 1744
Master of Arts (Research)
Degree code : 2353
Master of Arts and Social Sciences (Combined)
Degree code : 8224
Master of Development Studies
Degree code : 8942
Master of International Relations
Degree code : 8233
Master of Public Policy and Governance
Degree code : 8259
Master of Social Sciences (Research)
Degree code : 2358
Master of Social Work (Research)
Degree code : 2970

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