Honours studies in this area will advance students' knowledge and competencies in the discipline of politics.
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 politics honours coordinator.
Intending honours students
Students intending to enter honours in politics must have completed a major in that discipline.
This course comprises 48 points: Part A: Research (24 points) and Part B: Coursework (24 points)
Units are 12 points unless otherwise indicated.
Part A. Research (24 points)
Students undertake the following in their chosen discipline:
- ATS4230 Arts honours thesis (24 points)
or both of:
Part B. Coursework (24 points)
- ATS4328 Grand theories of politics and international relations
- ATS4333 Issues in politics, governance and research
- ATS4924 Honours: Social sciences research methods
A3701 Bachelor of Arts (Honours)