Students who commenced their course before 2012 should consult the rules below.

11.1.39A.19(1) The Faculty of Science may award the degree of Bachelor of Science with Honours to a student who is qualified for the award of the Bachelor of Science and who has completed the relevant research project in one year of enrolment.

(2) The Faculty determines whether honours are to be awarded and, if so, the classification of honours to be awarded on the basis of a student's performance as set out in (3).

(3) For the Bachelor of Science, the honours calculation is based on a student's mark in the relevant research project and a student's weighted average over the relevant research project (total: 24 points) and the highest scoring Level 3, 4 or 5 units with a total value of 24 points.

Classification of honours
11.1.39A.20 Honours are awarded as follows:

ClassificationWeighted AverageMinimum Mark for Research Project

80% to 100%



70% to 79%



65% to 69%