The Honours year is a diverse and flexible science program with an emphasis on research-led education.
You will learn advanced knowledge of research principles as well as the methods and theoretical concepts of your discipline. You’ll also get to design your own research project which will help you to understand and provide solutions to complex problems facing our world.
An AQF Level 7 Bachelor of Science Degree, or equivalent, completed within the last two years:
Cognate disciplines are detailed in the honours specialisations available for this honours plan.
The Bachelor of Science (Honours) requires the completion of 48 units from one of the available Honours specialisations. For more information about Honours specialisations visit the ANU Programs & courses website.
Please visit the Fees Schedules page on the main ANU website for information about Honours year fees.
Students in one of our Direct Entry Honours program, or those wanting to sample some of the work required from Honours students, can find out which courses are available as Honours Pathway Options (HPO) or Honours Pathway Courses (HPC).