Bachelor of Science - Research (Advanced) (Honours)

Monash University

This course offers an advanced level honours qualification with a focus on world-class scientific research and will elevate students into the top echelon of young Australian scientists. It is the perfect platform to specialise in a field that students are passionate about and, if they choose, to transition into postgraduate research studies. If students have a strong background in science and already know they want to be part of its future, then this four-year degree will demonstrate their understanding, extend their discipline knowledge and challenge their thinking. Research studies - a central feature - begin early in studies and lead to a full year of honours studies. Students must maintain a distinction average to remain in this course. Students gain advanced research skills in an area of science as well as competence in generic skills that will improve their employability across a broad range of exciting careers.

Course Fee:


International: $164,000

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; Prerequisites: Units 3 and 4 with a study score of at least 35 in English (ESL) or a study score of 30 in any other English, a study score of at least 30 in mathematical methods (any) and in two of biology, chemistry, geography, physics or specialist mathematics

Structure:

Students will complete either 2 major sequences or a minor and an extended major sequence in 2 different areas of study. Students will undertake at least 1 level 3 research project unit during their course, and then will complete a full year of honours studies in 1 of the major areas of study.

Subjects you can Study:

Applied mathematics; Astrophysics; Atmospheric science; Biochemistry; Chemistry; Computational science; Developmental biology; Earth science; Ecology and conservation biology; Environmental science; Financial and insurance mathematics; Genetics; Geographical science; Human pathology; Immunology; Mathematical statistics; Mathematics; Microbiology; Molecular biology; Pharmacology; Physics; Physiology; Plant sciences; Psychology; Pure mathematics; Zoology

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00008C

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Clayton 91.3 No Full time 4 years

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