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

  • Pre-2012 rules
    • 9. Science Rules
      • Science Rules for undergraduate courses
        • 9.2 Bachelor's degree
          • 9.2.17 BSc(Hons) (70100) (Concurrent honours)
            Applicability of the Student Rules, policies and procedures

   The Student Rules in the Student Procedures, Rules and Policies section apply to students in this course.

            (2) The policies and procedures in the Student Procedures, Rules and Policies section apply except as otherwise indicated in the rules for this course.

            Award of honours

   The Faculty may award the Bachelor of Science (70100) with Honours of the appropriate class to a student who—

            (a) has completed all requirements for the relevant pass degree of this University;


            (b) has completed the relevant supervised research project.

            (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 Rules and



            Calculation of honours

   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 (24 points) and the highest scoring Level 3, 4 or 5 units with a total value of 24 points.

            Classification of honours

   Honours are awarded as follows:

            Classification Weighted Average Minimum Mark for Research Project
            H1 80% to 100% 80%
            2A 70% to 79% 70%
            2B 65% to 69% 65%