Course and Subject Handbook 2011 Awards of the University

Awards of the University

Listing by Faculty

Faculty of Arts, Education and Social Sciences

Faculty of Law, Business and the Creative Arts

Faculty of Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences

Faculty of Science and Engineering

Listing by Award Level

Faculty Legend

AE & SS

Faculty of Arts, Education and Social Sciences

LB & CA

Faculty of Law, Business and the Creative Arts

MH & MS

Faculty of Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences

SE

Faculty of Science and Engineering

JOINT

Interfaculty degree

UNIV

University

Undergraduate Awards

Degrees-Bachelors and Joint Bachelors

Award

Abbreviation

Administered by

Bachelor of Arts

BA

AE&SS

Bachelor of Arts with Honours

BA(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Arts with Honours-Bachelor of Laws with Honours

BA(Hons)-LLB(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Arts with Honours-Bachelor of Science with Honours

BA(Hons)-BSc(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Arts with Honours-Bachelor of Social Work with Honours

BA(Hons)-BSW(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Arts-Bachelor of Business

BA-BBus

LB&CA

Bachelor of Arts-Bachelor of Laws

BA-LLB

LB&CA

Bachelor of Arts-Bachelor of Laws with Honours

BA-LLB(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Arts-Bachelor of Science

BA-BSc

AE&SS

Bachelor of Arts-Bachelor of Science with Honours

BA-BSc(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Arts-Bachelor of Social Work

BA-BSW

AE&SS

Bachelor of Arts-Bachelor of Social Work with Honours

BA-BSW(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences

BBiomedSc

MH&MS

Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences with Honours

BBiomedSc(Hons)

MH&MS

Bachelor of Biotechnology

BBiotech

SE

Bachelor of Business

BBus

LB&CA

Bachelor of Business and Environmental Science

BBus&EnvSc

SE

Bachelor of Business with Honours

BBus(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Business with Honours-Bachelor of Laws with Honours

BBus(Hons)-LLB(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Business with Honours-Bachelor of Psychology with Honours

BBus(Hons)-BPsych(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Business-Bachelor of Information Technology

BBus-BInfoTech

LB&CA

Bachelor of Business-Bachelor of Laws

BBus-LLB

LB&CA

Bachelor of Business-Bachelor of Laws with Honours

BBus-LLB(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Business-Bachelor of Psychology

BBus-BPsych

AE&SS

Bachelor of Business-Bachelor of Psychology with Honours

BBus-BPsych(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Commerce with Honours

BCom(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Commerce-Bachelor of Laws with Honours

BCom-LLB(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Communication Design with Honours

BCommDes(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Creative Arts

BCrA

LB&CA

Bachelor of Creative Industries

BCrInd

LB&CA

Bachelor of Creative Industries with Honours

BCrInd(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Dental Surgery

BDS

MH&MS

Bachelor of Economics with Honours

BEc(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Education

BEd

AE&SS

Bachelor of Education (Professional Development)

BEd

AE&SS

Bachelor of Education with Honours

BEd(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Educational Services

BEdServ

AE&SS

Bachelor of Education-Bachelor of Arts

BEd-BA

AE&SS

Bachelor of Education-Bachelor of Languages

BEd-BLang

AE&SS

Bachelor of Education-Bachelor of Science

BEd-BSc

AE&SS

Bachelor of Engineering

BEng

SE

Bachelor of Engineering with Honours

BEng(Hons)

SE

Bachelor of Engineering-Bachelor of Information Technology

BEng-BInfTech

SE

Bachelor of Engineering-Bachelor of Science

BEng-BSc

SE

Bachelor of Exercise Physiology (Clinical)

BExPhysiol(Clin)

MH&MS

Bachelor of Exercise Physiology (Clinical) with Honours

BExPhysiol(Clin)(Hons)

MH&MS

Bachelor of Geology

BGeol

SE

Bachelor of Geology with Honours

BGeol(Hons)

SE

Bachelor of Hospitality Management with Honours

BHospMgt(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Information Technology

BInfTech

LB&CA

Bachelor of Information Technology with Honours

BInfTech(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Languages

BLang

AE&SS

Bachelor of Languages with Honours

BLang(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Laws

LLB

LB&CA

Bachelor of Laws with Honours

LLB(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Marine Science

BMarSc

SE

Bachelor of Marine Science with Honours

BMarSc(Hons)

SE

Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science

BMedLabSc

MH&MS

Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science with Honours

BMedLabSc(Hons)

MH&MS

Bachelor of Medical Science with Honours

BMedSc(Hons)

MH&MS

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MBBS

MH&MS

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery with Honours

MBBS(Hons)

MH&MS

Bachelor of Multimedia Journalism

BMmJourn

AE&SS

Bachelor of Music with Honours

BMus(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of New Media Arts

BNewMediaA

LB&CA

Bachelor of New Media Arts with Honours

BNewMediaA(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Nursing Science

BNSc

MH&MS

Bachelor of Nursing Science with Honours

BNSc(Hons)

MH&MS

Bachelor of Nursing Science-Bachelor of Midwifery

BNSc-BMid

MH&MS

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy

BOccThy

MH&MS

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy with Honours

BOccThy(Hons)

MH&MS

Bachelor of Pharmacy

BPharm

MH&MS

Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours

BPharm(Hons)

MH&MS

Bachelor of Photography with Honours

BPhotog(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Physiotherapy

BPhysio

MH&MS

Bachelor of Physiotherapy with Honours

BPhysio(Hons)

MH&MS

Bachelor of Planning

BPlan

SE

Bachelor of Planning with Honours

BPlan(Hons)

SE

Bachelor of Psychology

BPsych

AE&SS

Bachelor of Psychology with Honours

BPsych(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Psychology with Honours-Bachelor of Science

BPsych(Hons)-BSc

AE&SS

Bachelor of Psychology with Honours-Bachelor of Social Science

BPsych(Hons)-BSocSc

AE&SS

Bachelor of Science

BSc

SE

Bachelor of Science (Advanced)

BSc(Adv)

SE

Bachelor of Science with Honours

BSc(Hons)

SE

Bachelor of Science with Honours-Bachelor of Laws with Honours

BSc(Hons)-LLB(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Science-Bachelor of Laws

BSc-LLB

LB&CA

Bachelor of Science-Bachelor of Laws with Honours

BSc-LLB(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Social Science

BSocSc

AE&SS

Bachelor of Social Science with Honours

BSocSc(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Social Work

BSW

AE&SS

Bachelor of Social Work with Honours

BSW(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Social Work with Honours-Bachelor of Laws

BSW(Hons)-LLB

AE&SS

Bachelor of Social Work with Honours-Bachelor of Laws Honours

BSW(Hons)-LLB(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Social Work-Bachelor of Laws

BSW-LLB(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Social Work-Bachelor of Laws with Honours

BSW-LLB(Hons)

AE&SS

Bachelor of Speech Pathology

BSpPath

MH&MS

Bachelor of Speech Pathology with Honours

BSpPath(Hons)

MH&MS

Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science

BSpExSc

MH&MS

Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science with Honours

BSpExSc(Hons)

MH&MS

Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science-Bachelor of Business

BSpExSc-BBus

MH&MS

Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science-Bachelor of Education

BSpExSc-BEd

MH&MS

Bachelor of Theatre with Honours

BTh(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Tourism Management with Honours

BTourismMgt(Hons)

LB&CA

Bachelor of Tropical Agricultural Science

BTropAgSc

SE

Bachelor of Tropical Agricultural Science with Honours

BTropAgSc(Hons)

SE

Bachelor of Veterinary Science

BVSc

MH&MS

Bachelor of Veterinary Science with Honours

BVSc(Hons)

MH&MS

Bachelor of Visual Arts with Honours

BVisA(Hons)

LB&CA

Diplomas-Undergraduate

Award

Abbreviation

Administered by

Advanced Diploma of Arts

AdvDipA

AE&SS

Diploma of Arts

DipA

AE&SS

Diploma of Business

DipBus

LB&CA

Diploma of Creative Arts

DipCrA

LB&CA

Diploma of Health Science

DipHlthSc

MH&MS

Diploma of Information Technology

DipInfTech

LB&CA

Diploma of Introductory Engineering Studies

DipIntroEngStud

SE

Diploma of Science

DipSc

SE

Certificates

Award

Abbreviation

Administered by

Certificate of Business

CertBus

LB&CA

Certificate of Business Law

CertBusLaw

LB&CA

Certificate of Desktop Publishing

CertDeskPubl

LB&CA

Certificate of Legal Studies

CertLegStud

LB&CA

Certificate of Music Practice

CertMusPrac

LB&CA

Certificate of Native Title Studies

CertNativeTtlStud

LB&CA

Certificate of Photography

CertPhotog

LB&CA

Certificate of Theatre Skills

CertThSkil

LB&CA

Certificate of Visual Arts Fundamentals

CertVisAFund

LB&CA

Postgraduate Awards

Degrees-Doctorates

Award

Abbreviation

Administered by

Doctor of Astronomy

DAstron

SE

Doctor of Clinical Dentistry

DClinDent

MH&MS

Doctor of Education

EdD

AE&SS

Doctor of Health Professional Education

DHlthProfEd

MH&MS

Doctor of Medical Education

DMedEd

MH&MS

Doctor of Nursing Science

DNSc

MH&MS

Doctor of Philosophy

PhD

AE&SS

Doctor of Philosophy

PhD

LB&CA

Doctor of Philosophy

PhD

MH&MS

Doctor of Philosophy

PhD

SE

Doctor of Psychological Medicine

DrPsychMed

MH&MS

Doctor of Psychology

DPsych

AE&SS

Doctor of Public Health

DrPH

MH&MS

Doctor of Public Health Studies

DrPHSt

MH&MS

Doctor of Tropical Environmental Management

DTropEnvMgt

SE

Degrees-Higher Doctorate

Award

Abbreviation

Administered by

Doctor of Business

DBus

LB&CA

Doctor of Commerce

DCom

LB&CA

Doctor of Economics

DEc

LB&CA

Doctor of Educational Studies

DPaed

AE&SS

Doctor of Engineering

DEng

SE

Doctor of Laws

LLD

LB&CA

Doctor of Letters

DLitt

LB&CA

Doctor of Medicine

MD

MH&MS

Doctor of Science

DSc

SE

Degrees-Masters and Joint Masters

Awards

Abbreviation

Administered by

Corporate Master of Business Administration

CorpMBA

LB&CA

Master of Administration (Tourism)

MAdmin(Tourism)

LB&CA

Master of Advanced Nursing Practice

MAdvNPrac

MH&MS

Master of Applied Science

MAppSc

SE

Master of Arts

MA

AE&SS

Master of Astronomy

MAstron

SE

Master of Biomedical Sciences

MBiomedSc

MH&MS

Master of Business Administration

MBA

LB&CA

Master of Business Administration-Master of Conflict and Dispute Resolution

MBA-MConflDispResol

LB&CA

Master of Commerce

MCom

LB&CA

Master of Conflict and Dispute Resolution

MConfDispResol

LB&CA

Master of Creative Arts

MCrA

LB&CA

Master of Development Practice

MDevPrac

SE

Master of Economics

MEc

LB&CA

Master of Education

MEd

AE&SS

Master of Engineering Science

MEngSc

SE

Master of Forensic Mental Health

MForenMentHlth

MH&MS

Master of Guidance and Counselling

MGuidCouns

AE&SS

Master of Health Science

MHlthSc

MH&MS

Master of Information Technology

MInfTech

LB&CA

Master of Information Technology-Master of Business Administration

MInfTech-MBA

LB&CA

Master of International Tourism and Hospitality Management

MIntlTourism&HospMgt

LB&CA

Master of International Tourism and Hospitality Management-MBA

MIntlTourism&HospMgt-MBA

LB&CA

Master of Laws

LLM

LB&CA

Master of Medicine

MM

MH&MS

Master of Midwifery (Endorsed Midwife)

MMid(EM)

MH&MS

Master of Music

MMus

LB&CA

Master of Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)

MN(NursePract)

MH&MS

Master of Nursing Leadership

MNLeadership

MH&MS

Master of Nursing Science

MNSc

MH&MS

Master of Nursing Studies

MNSt

MH&MS

Master of Occupational Therapy

MOccThy

MH&MS

Master of Pharmacy

MPharm

MH&MS

Master of Pharmaceutical Public Health

MPharmPH

MH&MS

Master of Philosophy

MPhil

AE&SS

Master of Physiotherapy

MPhysio

MH&MS

Master of Professional Accounting

MPA

LB&CA

Master of Professional Accounting-Master of Business Administration

MPA-MBA

LB&CA

Master of Psychology

MPsych

AE&SS

Master of Public Health

MPH

MH&MS

Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

MPHTM

MH&MS

Master of Public Health-Master of Business Administration

MPH-MBA

MH&MS

Master of Rehabilitation (Physiotherapy)

MRehab(Physio)

MH&MS

Master of Rural and Remote Medicine CW)

MRur&RemM

MH&MS

Master of Science

MSc

SE

Master of Science

MSc

MH&MS

Master of Social Science

MSocSc

AE&SS

Master of Social Work (Professional Qualifying)

MSW(ProfQual)

AE&SS

Master of Speech Pathology

MSpPath

MH&MS

Master of Sport and Exercise Science

MSpExSc

MH&MS

Master of Tourism

MTourism

LB&CA

Master of Tropical Animal Science

MTropAnimSc

MH&MS

Master of Tropical Veterinary Science

MTropVSc

MH&MS

Minerals Geoscience Masters

MMinGeoSc

SE

Diplomas-Graduate or Postgraduate

Award

Abbreviation

Administered by

Graduate Diploma of Accounting

GDipAcc

LB&CA

Graduate Diploma of Arts

GDipA

AE&SS

Graduate Diploma of Astronomy

GDipAstron

SE

Graduate Diploma of Biomedical Sciences

GDipBiomedSc

MH&MS

Graduate Diploma of Biotechnology

GDipBiotech

SE

Graduate Diploma of Business Administration

GDipBusAdmin

LB&CA

Graduate Diploma of Conflict and Dispute Resolution

GDipConflDispResol

LB&CA

Graduate Diploma of Creative Arts

GDipCrA

LB&CA

Graduate Diploma of Education

GDipEd

AE&SS

Graduate Diploma of Forensic Mental Health

GDipForenMentHlth

MH&MS

Graduate Diploma of Health Science

GDipHlthSc

MH&MS

Graduate Diploma of Information Technology

GDipInfTech

LB&CA

Graduate Diploma of International Hospitality Management

GDipIntlHospMgt

LB&CA

Graduate Diploma of Legal Studies

GDipLegStud

LB&CA

Graduate Diploma of Science

GDipSc

SE

Graduate Diploma of Social Science

GDipSocSc

AE&SS

Graduate Diploma of Tropical Animal Science

GDipTropAnimSc

MH&MS

Postgraduate Diploma of Clinical Psychology

PGDipClinPsych

AE&SS

Postgraduate Diploma of Economics

PGDipEc

LB&CA

Postgraduate Diploma of Exercise Physiology (Clinical)

PGDipExPhysiol

MH&MS

Postgraduate Diploma of Forensic Psychology

PGDipForenPsych

AE&SS

Postgraduate Diploma of Geropsychology

PGDipGeropsych

AE&SS

Postgraduate Diploma of Health Promotion

PGDipHlthProm

MH&MS

Postgraduate Diploma of Midwifery

PGDipMid

MH&MS

Postgraduate Diploma of Nursing

PGDipN

MH&MS

Postgraduate Diploma of Psychology

PGDipPsych

AE&SS

Postgraduate Diploma of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

PGDipPH&TM

MH&MS

Postgraduate Diploma of Rehabilitation (Physiotherapy)

PGDipRehab(Physio)

MH&MS

Postgraduate Diploma of Research Methods

PGDipResMeth

AE&SS

Postgraduate Diploma of Research Methods

PGDipResMeth

LB&CA

Postgraduate Diploma of Research Methods

PGDipResMeth

MH&MS

Postgraduate Diploma of Research Methods

PGDipResMeth

SE

Postgraduate Diploma of Rural and Remote Medicine

PGDipRur&RemM

MH&MS

Postgraduate Diploma of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

PGDipTM&H

MH&MS

Postgraduate Diploma of Tropical Veterinary Science

PGDipTropVSc

MH&MS

Certificates-Graduate or Postgraduate

Award

Abbreviation

Administered by

Graduate Certificate of Accounting

GCertAcc

LB&CA

Graduate Certificate of Arts

GCertA

AE&SS

Graduate Certificate of Astronomy

GCertAstron

SE

Graduate Certificate of Biomedical Sciences

GCertBiomedSc

MH&MS

Graduate Certificate of Biotechnology

GCertBiotech

SE

Graduate Certificate of Business Administration

GCertBusAdmin

LB&CA

Graduate Certificate of Career Development

GCertCareerDev

AE&SS

Graduate Certificate of Catholic Education

GCertCathEd

AE&SS

Graduate Certificate of Conflict and Dispute Resolution

GCertConflDispResol

LB&CA

Graduate Certificate of Ecotourism

GCertEcotourism

LB&CA

Graduate Certificate of Education (Tertiary Teaching)

GCertEd

AE&SS

Graduate Certificate of Education for Sustainability

GCertEd(Sustain)

AE&SS

Graduate Certificate of Forensic Mental Health

GCertForenMentHlth

MH&MS

Graduate Certificate of Health Science

GCertHlthSc

MH&MS

Graduate Certificate of Information Technology

GCertInfTech

LB&CA

Graduate Certificate of International Hospitality Management

GCertIntlHospMgt

LB&CA

Graduate Certificate of Legal Studies

GCertLegStud

LB&CA

Graduate Certificate of Primary Health Care Research

GCertPrimHlthCareRes

MH&MS

Graduate Certificate of Research Methods

GCertResMeth

AE&SS

Graduate Certificate of Research Methods

GCertResMeth

LB&CA

Graduate Certificate of Research Methods

GCertResMeth

MH&MS

Graduate Certificate of Research Methods

GCertResMeth

SE

Graduate Certificate of Rural and Remote Paramedic Practice

GCertRur&RemParamedPrac

MH&MS

Graduate Certificate of Science

GCertSc

SE

Graduate Certificate of Tourism

GCertTourism

LB&CA

Graduate Certificate of Tropical Animal Science

GCertTropAnimSc

MH&MS

Graduate Certificate of Tropical Veterinary Science

GCertTropVSc

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Aeromedical Retrieval

PGCertAeromedRet

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Allied Health Sciences

PGCertAllHlthSc

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Child Protection Practice

PGCertChProtPrac

AE&SS

Postgraduate Certificate of Clinical Education

PGCertClinEd

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Clinical Population Health

PGCertClinPopHlth

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Clinical Psychology

PGCertClinPsych

AE&SS

Postgraduate Certificate of Disaster and Refugee Health

PGCertDisasRefugHlth

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Education

PGCertEd

AE&SS

Postgraduate Certificate of Family Therapy and Counselling

PGCertFamThy&Couns

AE&SS

Postgraduate Certificate of Forensic Psychology

PGCertForenPsych

AE&SS

Postgraduate Certificate of Health Promotion

PGCertHlthProm

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Infection Control

PGCertInfectCont

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Mental Health Practice

PGCertMentHlthPrac

AE&SS

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing Science (Adv Clinical Prac)

PGCertNSc(AdvClinPrac)

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing Science (Cardiac Nursing)

PGCertNSc(CardN)

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing Science (Care of the Older Adult)

PGCertNSc(CareOlderAdult)

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing Science (Clinical Teaching)

PGCertNSc(ClinTeach)

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing Science (Intensive Care)

PGCertNSc(IntCare)

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing Science (Neonatal Care)

PGCertNSc(NeonatCare)

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing Science (Perioperative Care)

PGCertNSc(PeriopCare)

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing Science (Renal Nursing)

PGCertNSc(RenalN)

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing Science (Specialist Paediatric Care)

PGCertNSc(SpecPaedCare)

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Public Health

PGCertPH

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Rehabilitation (Physiotherapy)

PGCertRehab(Physio)

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Soft Tissue Injury

PGCertSoftTissInj

MH&MS

Postgraduate Certificate of Travel Medicine

PGCertTravM

MH&MS