Monash University

Honours - Area of Study

Students who commenced study in 2012 should refer to this area of study entry for direction on the requirments; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your area of study.

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Managing facultyFaculty of Arts
Offered bySchool of Applied Media and Social Sciences


  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the handbook are not available for study in the current year.
  • Also available via off-campus learning..


Students are required to complete 48 points of study comprising a thesis and two coursework units.

The coursework units and the thesis topic are chosen in consultation with the social and community welfare honours coordinator.



Students complete the following two units:

Coursework units

Students complete the following two units:

  • ATS4807 SAMSS selected topics in theory and practice
  • ATS4854 Research methods for community welfare and counselling

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Relevant courses

+ 4090 Honours Degree of Bachelor of Arts and Social Sciences