Bachelor of Zoology and Animal Science (Honours)
Course summary for current students
|Award granted||Bachelor of Zoology and Animal Science (Honours)|
|Campus||Offered at Waurn Ponds (Geelong)|
|Duration||1 year full-time or part-time equivalent|
|CRICOS course code||075366E|
|Deakin course code||S469|
The Bachelor of Zoology and Animal Science (Honours) course is designed for high-achieving students on completion of the Bachelor of Zoology and Animal Science.
Deakin’s Bachelor of Zoology and Animal Science provides you with a broad understanding of the current field of zoology and is suitable for students with an interest in the biology of animals. The course has a strong focus on Australian fauna and its unique importance in the global environment and is underpinned by the latest research in zoology.
Normally an overall level of academic performance at 70% or greater in level 3 units within the Bachelor of Zoology and Animal Science (or equivalent) is required to be eligible to join the honours program, with an alternative entry pathway to further consider relevant work experience assessed through an interview process.
Fees and charges
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To be awarded a Bachelor of Zoology and Animal Science, (Honours) students must complete a total of 8 credit points.
Students must complete the following core units:
|SLE420||Introduction to Biology Research|
|SLE421||Honours Biology Coursework|
|SLE422||Honours Biology Thesis A|
|SLE423||Honours Biology Thesis B|
Note: All units consist of 2 credit points.