Education honours for 2014

BEd(Early Childhood), BEd(Primary) and BEd(HMHE) Year 3 students and BEd[combined degrees] Year 4 students

Acceptance depends on a calculated Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of at least 70+ and the availability of a suitable supervisor (The number of honours students in any course may be capped, depending on the number of students applying; in all cases, students with a higher WAM, and who have a supervisor will be offered a place in the first instance).

General enquiries about the honours program, including choosing a supervisor or topic areas, should be addressed to Dr Kate Russell or the relevant honours coordinator.


Applications must be lodged by completing the application form and must include a statement about the intended research topic. Students must find a suitable supervisor before submitting.

Applications forms will become available from this web page in early semester 1.

All completed application forms are to be submitted to the Student Administration office on level 3 of the Education Building on or before the due date: Friday, May 16, 2014.

Honours timeline

Semester One, 2014

Semester Two, 2014

Semester One, 2015

Semester Two, 2015

Apply for entry into honours; notified of application outcome.

Due date: May 16, 2014

Enrol and complete Education Honours Preliminary (EDUF4020)

Continue to work on honours project

Enrol and complete Education Honours Dissertation (EDUF4021)

Dissertation due: end of Week 6*

* This date is tentative, and subject to confirmation within the unit of study outline.

Honours contacts

Director, BEd Honours and Coordinator, BEd(HMHE)

Dr Kate Russell

Coordinator, BEd(Primary) Honours

Cathy Little

Coordinator, BEd(Secondary) Honours

A/Prof Judy Anderson

Coordinator, BEd(Early Childhood) Honours

Assoc Prof David Evans