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Non-Award | MUR-EQU083 | 2023

Knowledge in the Arts: Revealing Global Issues

If you’ve got your heart set on studying the arts, this course will help to pave your way. Strengthen your core academic skills including writing, researching, and referencing, while you learn about key concepts and current issues in the arts. 

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks

FEE-HELP available

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to have:

    1. study skills such as time management and organisation and interpersonal communication
    2. academic skills including: critical academic reading, oral communication, critical thinking, research planning, researching , essay writing information seeking and management, and use of learning technologies (e.g. computers and libraries)
    3. conceptual understandings of: knowledge in the arts, the purposes and processes of media and the roles of individuals and groups as producers of knowledge
    4. attributes that promote success at university such as persistence, self-management and commitment

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

  • MUR-EQU081-Learning Uni Style (no longer available)

  • MUR-EQU082-Knowledge in the Social Sciences: Understanding Social Change (no longer available)


Completion of or joint enrolment with, EQU081 Learning Uni Style and EQU082 Knowledge in the Social Sciences: Understanding Social Change. English competence as per Murdoch University policy is a prerequisite requirement of this subject.

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Need ability to record video and voice (this can be the inbuilt camera and microphone of their computer).

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

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