School of the Arts, English and Media

School of the Arts, English and Media

In the School of the Arts, English and Media (TAEM) we create graduates who hit the ground running. Our students learn by doing.  Our teachers are specialists in their fields passing on important knowhow in order to thrive within the Creative Industries.

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Postgraduate Week 2016

Postgraduate Week 2016

5 - 7 September 2016
LHA Research Hub - Building 19, Room 2072

TAEM invites you to join Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidates, UOW academics and artists, writers and thinkers from around Australia at this year’s Postgraduate Week. The 2016 program explores individual and collaborative research ideas and projects, as well as offering practical workshops for both supervisors and HDR candidates.

  • Monday: Student-led Symposium
  • Tuesday: Keynote lecture by Professor Stuart Walker (ImaginationLancaster, UK)
  • Wednesday: Workshop on ‘Developing Ethical Know-how’ with Professor Barbara Bolt (Faculty of the Victorian College of the Arts and Melbourne Conservatorium of Music, University of Melbourne)


An exhibition of works by recent UOW Visual Arts graduates

5- 30 August
Hazelhurst Community Gallery, Gymea
Opening hours: 10am - 5pm
Free entry, all welcome

Study Honours in 2017!

Completing your undergraduate study in 2016? Already have an undergraduate qualification? Continue your university studies and advance your knowledge and expertise through intensive research in an LHA Honours Program.

Applications to commence Honours in 2017 close on 31 October 2016.

B.Arts, B.International Studies and B.Communication and Media Studies

Information Session: 12:30pm, 15 September, Building 67, Room 302
RSVP online by 8 September

Proposal Workshop: 12.30pm, 6 October, Building 67, Room 302
RSVP online by 29 September

B. Creative Arts
Proposal Workshop: 12.30pm, 6 October, Building 25, Room 150
RSVP online by  29 September

AAIA Artist in Residence

UOW & The Australian Archaeological Institute at Athens (AAIA) Artist in Residence

The School of the Arts, English and Media at UOW are delighted to be able to offer a month's residency at the AAIA. The successful applicant will be accommodated in the AAIA Hostel in Athens and be awarded $1,500 towards travel.

Applications close 31 August 2016.

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