Bachelor of Marine Science with Honours

Course Code

50109M

Version

2

Faculty

Science and Engineering

Award Requirements

Course Structure

Candidature

Progression

Advanced Standing

Award Details

Honours

Admission Requirements

Course pre-requisites

Completion of a Bachelor of Science pass degree, from this or another University

Entry requirements for this course are consistent with the Pathways to Qualifications in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Guidelines for Bachelor degrees.

Additional selection requirements

Applicants must satisfy the school requirements relating to the standard of academic achievement necessary to proceed to an honours degree.

Special admission requirements

Nil

Minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements

Students of non English speaking backgrounds must have an adequate English language capacity assessed under the Australian International English Language Testing System.  An IELTS score of 6.0 with no component lower than 5.5 is required (Band 1 at JCU).  Students scoring below this may be offered up to six months intensive language training prior to admission to the course.

Academic Requirements for Course Completion

Credit points

24 credit points as per course structure

Additional course rules

Nil

Additional completion requirements

Nil

Learning outcomes

Characteristics of learning outcomes for this course are consistent with those outlined in the Bachelor degree Guideline in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

Course Structure

Options

Select an honours discipline

Chemistry Honours full-time (50109-CHE-HON3)

Chemistry Honours part-time (50109-CHE-HON1)

Environmental Science Honours full-time (50109-EES-HON1)

Environmental Science Honours part-time (50109-EES-HON2)

Mathematical Sciences Honours full-time (50109-MATSC-HN1)

Mathematical Sciences Honours part-time (50109-MATSC-HN2)

Marine Biology Honours full-time (50109-MBI-HONS)

Physical Sciences Honours full-time (50109-PHSC-HN1)

Physical Sciences Honours part-time (50109-PHSC-HN21)

Chemistry Honours (50109-CHE-HON1)

CH4002:12  Chemistry Honours Part 1 of 2

CH4003:12  Chemistry Honours Part 2 of 2

or

Chemistry Honours (Part Time) (50109-CHE-HON3)

CH4004:06 Chemistry Honours (Part-time) Part 1 of 4

CH4005:06 Chemistry Honours (Part-time) Part 2 of 4

CH4006:06 Chemistry Honours (Part-time) Part 3 of 4

CH4007:06 Chemistry Honours (Part-time) Part 4 of 4

or

Environmental Science Honours (Full time) (50109-ESH-HON1)

EA4401:12 Honours in Earth and Environmental Science (Part 1 of 2)

EA4402:12 Honours in Earth and Environmental Science (Part 2 of 2)

or

Environmental Science Honours (Part Time) (50109-ESH-HON2)

EA4501:06 Honours in Earth and Environmental Science (Part-Time) (Part 1 of 4)

EA4502:06 Honours in Earth and Environmental Science (Part-Time) (Part 2 of 4)

EA4503:06 Honours in Earth and Environmental Science (Part-Time) (Part 3 of 4)

EA4504:06 Honours in Earth and Environmental Science (Part-Time) (Part 4 of 4)

or

Mathematical Sciences Honours Full Time (50109-MATSC-HN1)

MA4511:12  Mathematical Sciences Honours Part 1 of 2

MA4512:12  Mathematical Sciences Honours Part 2 of 2

or

Mathematical Sciences Honours Part Time (50109-MATSC-HN2)

MA4515:06  Mathematical Sciences Part-Time Honours Part 1 of 4

MA4516:06  Mathematical Sciences Part-Time Honours Part 2 of 4

MA4517:06  Mathematical Sciences Part-Time Honours Part 3 of 4

MA4518:06  Mathematical Sciences Part-Time Honours Part 4 of 4

or

Marine Biology (50109-MBI-HONS)

MB4001:12  Marine Biology Honours (Part 1 of 2)

MB4002:12  Marine Biology Honours (Part 2 of 2)

or

Physical Sciences Honours Full Time (PHSC-HN1)

PH4511:12  Physical Sciences Honours Part 1 of 2

PH4512:12  Physical Sciences Honours Part 2 of 2

or

Physical Sciences Honours Part Time (PHSC-HN2)

PH4515:06  Physical Sciences Part-Time Honours Part 1 of 4

PH4516:06  Physical Sciences Part-Time Honours Part 2 of 4

PH4517:06  Physical Sciences Part-Time Honours Part 3 of 4

PH4518:06  Physical Sciences Part-Time Honours Part 4 of 4

Campus

COURSE AVAILALE AT

NOTES

Cairns

 

Townsville

 

Candidature

Expected time to complete

1 year full-time or equivalent part-time

Maximum time to complete

3 years

Maximum leave of absence

1 year

Progression

Course progression requisites

Nil

Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)

No

Special assessment requirements

Nil

Accreditation requirements

Nil

Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade

Nil

Supplementary exam for final subject

Not applicable

Advanced Standing

Eligibility

Not applicable

Maximum allowed

Nil

Currency

Not applicable

Expiry

Not applicable

Other restrictions

Not applicable

Award Details

Inclusion of majors on testamur

The honours discipline shall not appear on the testamur

Exit with lesser award

Not applicable

Course articulation

Not applicable