Honours

Honours in Science is available in the areas listed below. Students who commence from 2018 can complete Honours in the combined Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Advanced Studies. Honours is also available to pre-2018 students and external applicants in the single degree, Bachelor of Advanced Studies.

Students must complete a minimum of 12 credit points of coursework and 24-36 credit points of research project. The table below outlines the project and coursework requirements for each area. For details of the units to be completed, refer to Table A using the links below.

Area

Project Weighting

(Credit Points)

Coursework Weighting

(Credit Points)

 Anatomy and Histology  36  12
 Animal and Veterinary Bioscience  24  12
 Animal Health, Disease and Welfare  24  12
 Animal Production  24  12
 Applied Medical Science  36  12
 Biochemistry and Molecular Biology  36  12
 Biology  36  12
 Cell and Developmental Biology  36  12
 Chemistry  36  12
 Computer Science  24  24
 Data Science  24  24
 Ecology and Evolutionary Biology  36  12
 Environmental Science  24  12
 Environmental Studies  36  12
 Financial Mathematics and Statistics  24  24
 Food Science  24  12
 Genetics and Genomics  36  12
 Geography  36  12
 Geology  36  12
 Geophysics  36  12
 Health  36  12
 History and Philosophy of Science  24  24
 Human Movement  36  12
 Immunology (Semester 1 intake only)  36  12
 Infectious Diseases (Semester 1 intake only)  36  12
 Information Systems  24  24
 Marine Science  36  12
 Mathematics (Applied)  24  24
 Mathematics (Pure)  24  24
 Medicinal Chemistry  36  12
 Microbiology  36  12
 Nanoscience and Nanotechnology  24  12
 Neuroscience  36  12
 Pathology  36  12
 Pharmacology  36  12
 Physics  24  24
 Physiology  36  12
 Plant Production  24  12
 Psychology (Semester 1 intake only)  24  24
 Quantitative Life Sciences  24  24
 Software Development  24  24
 Soil Science and Hydrology  24  12
 Statistics  24  24
 Taronga Wildlife Conservation  24  12

Contact and further information

Professor Bill Pritchard
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