Course Description

If you've excelled in your Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics degree, you should consider an Honours year to gain an in-depth understanding of a topic that interests you. The Honours research topics available are varied and negotiable: if you are passionate about a topic and want to find answers, you'll be encouraged and supported to do so.

Whatever your topic, being able to demonstrate your ability to achieve a complex goal, meet deadlines, investigate independently, use resources effectively and write coherently will be highly regarded by potential employers.



Duration

1 year full time, 2 years part time

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Humanities, Culture & Social Sciences undergraduate courses at University of Wollongong (UOW) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 83.3% (national average 75.7%)
Improved skills: 91.1% (national average 83.3%)
Overall satisfaction: 91.1% (national average 85.4%)

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

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Humanities, Culture & Social Sciences undergraduate courses at University of Wollongong (UOW) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 51.1% (national average 61.3%)
Studying full time: 47.2% (national average 32.0%)
Median full time salary: $50,100 (national average $55,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 095777J
University of Wollongong (UOW) Code: 389

Entry Requirements

To qualify for entry into Honours, students must have completed a BPPE with an average of at least 75% across the major (or majors) in which the Honours degree will be undertaken with the additional req



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