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Bachelor of Environmental Science (Honours)

BEnvSc (Hons)

80 cp

Minimum duration: 1 year full-time or equivalent part-time.

Course available at: Sydney (North Sydney) NSW

EFTSL value of units: All 10 cp units in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.125. Units with a cp value of a multiple of 10 have corresponding EFTSL values.

1. Admission Requirements – Honours Degree1

To be eligible to apply for admission to the honours degree course, a student must have completed the Bachelor of Environmental Science pass degree or equivalent, normally within the last five years with at least a credit average.

2. Requirements for Completion of the Honours Degree

To qualify for the honours degree a student must, in addition to satisfying the requirements of the pass degree, complete 80 cp from the Schedule of Honours Units, consisting of:

  1. 60 cp from Core Units; and
  2. 20 cp from Electives.

Schedule of Honours Units

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Prerequisite (Pre), co-requisite (Co) and incompatible (Inc) units are indicated in parentheses where applicable.

Core Units

Unit Code Credit Points Unit Name
SCIT400 10 Research Methods

and (a)
Unit Code Credit Points Unit Name
ENVR400 20 Honours Thesis A (Full-time)
ENVR406 30 Honours Thesis B (Full-time)

or (b)
Unit Code Credit Points Unit Name
ENVR401 10 Honours Thesis A (Part-time)
ENVR407 10 Honours Thesis B (Part-time)
ENVR408 10 Honours Thesis C (Part-time)
ENVR409 20 Honours Thesis D (Part-time)


Unit Code Credit Points Unit Name
ENVR403 10 Advanced Coursework Unit 1
ENVR404 10 Advanced Coursework Unit 2
ENVR405 10 Advanced Field Experience

1A student must also comply with the Admission Rules.