About the courseThe Master of Philosophy offers postgraduate research supervision on a smaller scale than the PhD, towards which it can provide a pathway.The Master of Philosophy is a research degree designed for graduates from various disciplines who wish to pioneer new knowledge and present the culmination of their research via a thesis.You will do an integrated research project that culminates in the submission of a thesis and demonstrates the capacity for critical analysis and original research.Your research topicApplicants need to discuss their proposed research topic with an appropriate research supervisor. Please contact us for details.James Cook University will form an advisory panel comprised of a Primary Advisor, Secondary Advisor and Advisor Mentor to assist HDR (Higher Degree by Research) candidates in their research journey.Research areas available include: arts, anthropology, social sciences, game design, banking and finance, tourism, psychology, aquaculture, marine ecology, interdisciplinary topics, and other themes can be arranged to meet the needs of candidates.This course focus on Society and Culture Research.
Intake MonthsJANUARY, JULY
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You must have successfully completed a Bachelor degree (or equivalent overseas qualification) or/with full-time or equivalent, work experience in a relevant industry setting.Meeting the minimum academic requirements does not guarantee entry. Your applicat
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AboutFounded in April 2003, JCU Singapore awards degrees and certification on behalf of JCU Australia. This university was established as an international campus of the JCU Australia, and it completely follows the academic curriculum of its parent university. The university has an Inter-Campus Mobility Programme, which allows students studying on the Singapore campus to pay the tuition fee in their domestic currency. This university has earned one of the highest levels of quality assurance in the country called The Edutrust Star. In addition to this, it is the first organization to receive this award. JCU Singapore has also received the honorable SQC STAR.
In the year 2018, the student enrolment of the university comprised 85% undergraduates and 15% of graduates. The student demographics had 37% of international students coming from different parts across the world. In addition to this, 97% of the students secured lucrative employment offers in less than a period of 6 months. In the same year, 57% of the students graduate from the psychology major offered by this university.
JCU Singapore is home to many notable alumni who have built great careers for themselves. This university has an alumni association, which makes efforts to stay connected with the alumni of this university. This association often organizes meaningful events and activities to maintain contacts and increase their involvement in the university. The Alumni engagement office of the university also sends out newsletters to the members to update them about the new developments. Alumni can avail of the benefits of free career counseling for up to one year of graduation. On November 2018, JCU Singapore organized an Alumni Night, to reconnect with the alumni.
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Main Campus - James Cook University - Singapore
149 Sims Drive, Singapore 387380.Open in maps See all courses at this campus
Based on Sim Drive, the JCU Singapore campus is near to the newly built National Stadium and offers many student-friendly amenities. The university campus shifted to its current location due to the increase in student enrolment. In addition to this, the campus is easily accessible and is surrounded by a myriad of cafes and restaurants. Some of the facilities offered on this campus are book facilities, sports and recreation facilities, cafeteria and nursing room.