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Applying for Honours

Overview

The University will offer Honours programs in 2014 in Ancient History and Psychology only. See below for further information.

Students interested in undertaking research training in other field are encouraged to visit the Higher Degree Research website for information on the Masters of Research.

If you are interested in applying for Honours in Ancient History or Psychology, please download this document.

Eligibility

Bachelor of Ancient History (Honours) (Continuation into 4th Year)

This program is a four year degree comprising a three year undergraduate program and one honours year. Only Macquarie students currently admitted to this program are eligible to apply for the honours year. They are required to submit an application whilst in the final session of third year studies, and must meet the requirements to be eligible for enrolment in the Honours year.

The specific requirements for continuation into 4th year include: core units and a grade point average of 2.50 or above overall, as well as a grade point average at 300 level of 3.00 or above.

Students who are unable to meet the requirements for the honours year can request graduation with the Bachelor of Arts.

Bachelor of Arts - Psychology (Honours) and Bachelor of Science - Psychology (Honours)

These programs are one year awards available to both Macquarie and non-Macquarie graduates. Applicants must have completed or be in the final semester of their psychology degree. Full details of entry requirements are available on the Psychology department website. Please note that 2014 will be the last year these programs will be available for part-time study.

Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) (Continuation into 4th Year)

This program is a four year degree comprising a three year undergraduate program and one year honours. Only current Macquarie students in the final session of third year studies in one of the below programs are eligible to apply:

  • Bachelor of Arts - Psychology
  • Bachelor of Science - Psychology
  • Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)

Applicants must meet the admission requirements for the honours year. Full details of entry requirements are available on the Psychology department website.

Students unsuccessful in gaining a place in the honours program may elect to graduate with either the Bachelor of Arts - Psychology or the Bachelor of Science - Psychology.

Dates

Applications for Session 1 2014 close 31 October 2013. Late applications will not be accepted.

What next?

Honours applicants are advised to download the Information for Honours applicants' booklet and retain this for their records.

Applicants will be advised of the outcome of their application in late January.

How to Apply

Bachelor of Ancient History (Honours) (Continuation into 4th Year)

Only Macquarie students currently admitted to this program are eligible to apply for continuation into the fourth year program.

How to Apply

STEP 1

Complete the relevant online application form

Application to Ancient History Honours year.

Dates

Applications for Session 1 2014 close 31 October. Late applications will not be accepted.

What Next?

Honours applicants are advised to download the Information for Honours Applicants' booklet and retain this for their records.

Applicants will be advised of the outcome of their application in late January.

 

Bachelor of Arts - Psychology (Honours) and Bachelor of Science - Psychology (Honours)

Available to both Macquarie and non-Macquarie applicants, who have completed or will complete their undergraduate psychology award before commencing the honours program.

Current Macquarie students applying for these one year courses must submit an 'I Expect to Complete' form before applying.

 

How to Apply

STEP 1

Complete the relevant online application form

Application for Psychology Honours program

STEP 2 Complete the Psychology Research Form and submit to the Psychology department.
STEP 3

Non-Macquarie Students Only

Print Supplementary Document Coversheet - attach certified copies of your documents and submit to the Admissions Team. Documents required include:

  • Official Academic transcripts of previous study. If you are in your final session you will also need to provide your final transcript showing completion when it is available.
  • Evidence of Australian Citizenship or Australian Permanent Residency
  • Change of Name documentation (if applicable)
Dates

Applications for Session 1 2014 close 31 October. Late applications will not be accepted.

What Next?

Honours applicants are advised to download the Information for Honours Applicants' booklet and retain this for their records.

Applicants will be advised of the outcome of their application in late January.

 

Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) (Continuation into 4th Year)

Only current Macquarie students in the final session of third year studies in one of the below programs are eligible to apply:

  • Bachelor of Arts - Psychology
  • Bachelor of Science - Psychology
  • Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)
Students applying for continuation into 4th year should NOT submit an 'I Expect to Complete' form.

 

How to Apply

STEP 1

Complete the relevant online application form

Application for Psychology Honours program

STEP 2 Complete the Psychology Research Form and submit to the Psychology department.
Dates

Applications for Session 1 2014 close 31 October. Late applications will not be accepted.

What Next?

Honours applicants are advised to download the Information for Honours Applicants' booklet and retain this for their records.

Applicants will be advised of the outcome of their application in late January.

 

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