Entry into the graded honours stream may be offered to high performing students with a GPA of 5.5 or above at the completion of their third year. The graded honours stream requires students to complete an honours research project under the supervision of academic staff.

To successfully complete the graded honours stream you must:

  • develop a relevant research question with direction from your supervisor
  • critically evaluate your research question using appropriate research strategies
  • collect, analyse, and interpret data
  • demonstrate advanced oral and written communication skills including the presentation of a research report

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The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.