Monash University

Honours - Area of study

Students who commenced study in 2013 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 Political and Social Inquiry


  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.


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 behavioural studies honours coordinator.


Thesis units

Students complete one of the following options:

  • ATS4923 PSI honours thesis (full-time candidates)
  • ATS4925 PSI honours thesis A and ATS4926 PSI honours thesis B (part-time candidates)

Coursework units

Students complete the following units:

  • ATS4924 PSI honours research methodology
  • any 12 point, fourth year level unit offered in the School of Political and Social Inquiry.

Contact details

Relevant courses

  • 0003 Honours degree of Bachelor of Arts
  • 0082 Honours degree of Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws