VPA415 Creative Practice Honours Project (32)

An individually supervised project resulting in a professional piece of creative work in the student's specialist field including a critical essay or a formal dissertation presenting the results of research.

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: VPA415. 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

Available only to students enrolled in Honours programs offered through the School of Communication and Creative Industries.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to demonstrate the ability to complete independent research in a selected field of practice
  • be able to demonstrate a familiarity with the literature and issues in the selected field of practice
  • be able to demonstrate the ability to thoroughly research the history, techniques, concepts and contemporary theories in the selected field
  • be able to demonstrate mastery in the presention of new works and knowledge in the field of practice.


This subject will cover the following topics:

Independent study based on entry topic proposal
(including risk management)


Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or ask@csu.edu.au 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.