Study Honours in Science
Boost your employability with honours in science. Be mentored by scientific experts as you immerse yourself in discipline-based research or a broader professional skills pathway.
An honours degree in science is one year of study where you concentrate on a project or area of science that interests you the most. Both our disciplinary research and professional skills pathways:
- Enhance your professional skills and prepare you for greater career success.
- Include a coursework component which will help you gain the skills employers want.
- Involve a research, industry or community related science project of your choice.
- Can lead to further study at PhD level.
How can I study honours in science?
Bachelor of Science (Honours) or Bachelor of Food & Nutrition Science (Honours)
- More research intensive.
- Study area specific coursework.
- Prepares you for a career in your preferred discipline of science.
- Choose this option if you would prefer to work with a specific researcher or research group; or in a particular scientific discipline.
Bachelor of Science (Honours)
- Less research intensive.
- Coursework with students in same pathway.
- Prepares you for your career by building wider professional skills.
- Choose this option if you want to expand your science knowledge and skills more broadly, rather than in a specific discipline. We will help you find an expert to work with.
Upcoming honours information events
|Subject||Date||Location||Register / Watch|
|Friday September 18, 12pm||Madigan Room 122, Mawson building||Email Course Coordinator|
Honours information session:
|Tuesday October 6, 12-1pm||Online||Register for webinar|
||Wednesday October 7, 5.30pm||Physics Seminar Room 121, Physics building||Email Course Coordinator|
||Friday October 9, 4pm||Kerr Grant Lecture Theatre, Physics building||Email Course Coordinator|