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‘Undertaking an honours year in my degree was invaluable as it allowed me to ... develop networks and build relationships within the health industry ...'
|Award granted||Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours)|
|Campus||Offered at Burwood (Melbourne)|
|Length||1 year full-time or part-time equivalent|
|Next available intake|
March (Trimester 1)
|Indicative annual fee 2015||$8,768* - Commonwealth Supported Place (HECS)|
Health - Student and Academic Services
|CRICOS course code||060188G|
|Deakin course code||H400|
If you have completed an undergraduate degree at Deakin University or another tertiary institution in a course that is relevant to health, and you have a good academic record, you may apply to undertake the Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours). This honours degree comprises a combination of coursework and a research project. In the project you will work with a supervisor and gain an insight into research. On successful completion of your honours degree you may apply to enter masters and doctoral programs by research.
The course comprises of 8 credit points of study, including two coursework units in research methods and research issues and an independent research project. Part-time students are required to complete the coursework components in their first year of study.
|HSH401||Developing Research Skills|
|HSH402||Honours Research Project|
Applications must be made directly to the University through the Applicant Portal. Details of available courses and application closing dates can be found on the closing dates webpage. Please note that closing dates may vary for individual courses.
Your course may require further information in support of your application. Please refer to the faculty information website for further details.