ART403 Art History Dissertation (32)

This is a research program involving a topic, on an area of Art History, approved by the Discipline Group. The research will lead to the production of an original paper about 15,000 words in length with appropriate scholarly apparatus.

Subject Outlines
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Session 1 (30)
Wagga Wagga Campus
Session 2 (60)
Wagga Wagga Campus

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: ART403. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



Two sessions


School of Communication and Creative Industries

Enrolment Restrictions

BA Honours in Art History students only

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to produce an original paper
  • be able to demonstrate further improvement in their skills of analysis and research.


This subject will cover the following topics:

Depends on field chosen


Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or or phone on 1800 275 278.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 275 278 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.