Course Description

An Honours degree highlights individuals with exceptional ability and superior skills that are highly sought after by both the corporate and government sectors.

This course offers selected students the opportunity to conduct detailed study in a business field of their choosing while acquiring knowledge of research principles and techniques, developing advanced analysis and problem solving skills, getting experience in research project management, and developing effective research communication skills.

The course is both challenging and rewarding, designed to provide students with specialised knowledge and advanced skills in their chosen field to conduct significant research projects. Graduates will develop high level research skills at a professional level with the ability to pursue further study and add considerable value to their resume by demonstrating the drive and ability to achieve at high levels.


1 year full time, 2 years part time

Starting dates


Graduate Rating

Graduates of Business & Management undergraduate courses at Charles Darwin University (CDU) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 55.0% (national average 57.5%)
Improved skills: 86.3% (national average 79.0%)
Overall satisfaction: 75.0% (national average 78.3%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Charles Darwin University (CDU). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Business & Management undergraduate courses at Charles Darwin University (CDU) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 84.2% (national average 74.8%)
Studying full time: 6.3% (national average 11.4%)
Median full time salary: $69,000 (national average $55,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

Charles Darwin University (CDU) Code: VCOMH1