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Course Content

The Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) requires completion of 192 units, of which:

A maximum of 60 units can come from the completion of 1000 level courses

A minimum of 96 units must come from completion of courses from the Science course list

A minimum of 30 units from completion of 3000 level courses from the Science course list

A minimum of 6 units must come from completion of quantitative research skills courses from the following list, which may contribute towards meeting any other requirement in the Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) - Science:

  • BIAN3014 Research Design and Analysis in Biological Anthropology (6 units)
  • BIOL2001 Introduction to Quantitative Biology (6 units)
  • BIOL2202 Experimental Design and Analysis in Biology (6 units)
  • ENVS1003 Introduction to Environmental and Social Research (6 units)
  • ENVS2002 Environmental Measurement, Modelling and Monitoring (6 units)
  • PSYC2009 Quantitative Methods in Psychology (6 units)
  • PSYC3018 Advanced Research Methods (6 units)

Any 1000-, 2000- or 3000- level course from the subject area MATH- Mathematics or STAT- Statistics, with the exception of MATH1042

The 192 units must include:

144 units which must consist of:

36 units from completion of Advanced Studies, including:

  • A minimum of 18 units from the completion of Advanced Studies (ASC) courses from the following list which can include:
  • A maximum of 30 units of SCNC2101 Advanced Studies Course (can be taken multiple times)
  • A minimum of 6 units of SCNC3101 Advanced Studies Course (can be taken multiple times)
  • A maximum of 18 units from completion of Advanced Studies Extensions (ASE) courses

48 units from completion of one of the following Honours specialisations:

  • ASTR-HSPC Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • BIAN-HSPC Biological Anthropology
  • BIOL-HSPC Biology
  • CHEM-HSPC Chemistry
  • COMP-HSPC Computer Science
  • EMSC-HSPC Earth and Marine Science
  • ENVI-HSPC Environment
  • MATH-HSPC Mathematics
  • MEDR-HSPC Medical Research
  • PHYS-HSPC Physics
  • POPH-HSPC Population Health
  • POTE-HSPC Physics of the Earth
  • PSYC-HSPC Psychology
  • SCNC-HSPC Science
  • SCOM-HSPC Science Communication
  • STAT-HSPC Statistics

48 units from completion of elective courses offered by ANU

*Students must achieve a minimum 75% Weighted Average Mark in Science courses in each period (Summer/First Semester/Autumn and Winter/Second Semester/Spring) subsequent to the first year of study in order to continue in the Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours). Students who do not achieve a minimum 75% Weighted Average Mark will be transferred to the Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Science (Advanced) (Honours).

*Students must complete 144 units and achieve a minimum 70% Weighted Average Mark calculated from the 36 units of courses in disciplines cognate to the Honours specialisation, excluding 1000-level courses, with the highest marks and satisfy all admission requirements specified in the Honours specialisation in order to commence the Honours specialisation. Students who do not achieve the 70% weighted average mark after 144 units or do not satisfy all admission requirements specified in the Honours specialisation will be transferred to the Bachelor of Science.

*Students must achieve a minimum 80% final Honours mark in order to graduate with the Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours). Students who achieve a final Honours mark from 50% to 79% will graduate with the Bachelor of Science (Advanced) (Honours). Student who do not successfully complete the Honours year with a final mark of at least 50% will graduate from the Bachelor of Science.

Specialisations

Choose 1 for 24 units from completion of the following course(s):

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics Honours
  • Biological Anthropology Honours
  • Biology Honours
  • Chemistry Honours
  • Earth and Marine Science Honours
  • Environment Honours
  • Mathematics Honours
  • Medical Research Honours
  • Physics Honours
  • Physics of the Earth Honours
  • Population Health Honours
  • Psychology Honours
  • Science Communication Honours
  • Science Honours
  • Statistics Honours

Elective units

48 units from completion of elective courses offered by ANU

Once you have met the program requirements of your degree, you may have enough electives to complete an additional elective major, minor or specialisation.

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