Master in Liberal Arts - Máster en Arte Liberal
Enjoy the flexibility to pursue an area of humanities and social sciences that interests you.
The University of Melbourne provides research students with specialist support including workshops, seminars and coursework leadership programs. You´ll cultivate high level research and writing skills, and study coursework elements that will enhance your research training experience.
A Master of Arts is usually undertaken over 18 months (full-time) or three years (part-time). Successful completion of the Master of Arts can act as a pathway to the Doctor of Philosophy degree.
Completion of a four year Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree with a research component or equivalent in the appropriate area of study or closely related area, with an Honours thesis result at least equivalent to an H2A (75%) and an overall Honours result at least equivalent to an H2B (70%) at the University of Melbourne.
Applicants without the required Honours degree may still be considered with significant fourth year, masters or graduate diploma research experience. Research experience must also be relevant to the proposed topic of research.
Below you can view the degree structure for the Master of Arts (Advanced Seminar and Shorter Thesis). You can undertake the program full-time.