Honours in Child and Adolescent Health

Note: this honours specialisation is not available for new enrolments in 2018.

Honours in Child and Adolescent Health involves a research project and completion of a dissertation supervised by an academic staff member within the school. In addition, you will be expected to complete four research training coursework units. Completion of Honours in Child and Adolescent Health will serve as a research training qualification to enable admission to a higher degree by research, or will enable you to enter careers in scientific research, particularly in the child health field.

Entry requirements: the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent in the Level 3 units of the Biomedical Science major.

Intake periods: Beginning of year and mid-year

Honours sequence

Key to availability of units:
S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; N/A = not available in 2018

Note: Units that are indicated as N/A may be available in 2019 or 2020.

Take all units (48 points):
AvailabilityUnit codeUnit nameUnit rules
S2PAED4401Research Conduct and Ethics
Prerequisites:
enrolment in a relevant honours
or
postgraduate course
N/APAED4402Child Health Honours Research Process I
Prerequisites:
enrolment in honours in Child and Adolescent Health
N/APAED4403Child Health Honours Research Process II
Prerequisites:
enrolment in honours in Child and Adolescent Health
N/APAED4404Child Health Honours Research Project I
Prerequisites:
enrolment in honours in Child and Adolescent Health
N/APAED4405Child Health Honours Research Project II
Prerequisites:
enrolment in honours in Child and Adolescent Health
S1, S2PUBH4401Biostatistics I
Prerequisites:
enrolment in honours
or
postgraduate courses