Honours in Earth Sciences is a one-year program designed to extend students' knowledge and skills through a supervised research project together with advanced coursework in earth sciences.
In addition to satisfying the Bachelor of Science (Degree with Honours) entry requirements, students are required to have completed stream specific prerequisite.
Honours in Earth Sciences is available as start of year intake and mid year intake, and is dependent on the availability and agreement of an appropriate thesis supervisor.
Intended learning outcomes
The main objective of the honours year is to produce an original research report or thesis based on the project work completed during the honours year.
Honours students are required to attend orientation sessions that commence approximately four weeks before the beginning of the undergraduate semester.