Earth and Environment



Further information

Honours discipline coordinators

Environmental Science

Geography and Marine Science


Human Geography and Planning


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Honours is a final, research intensive year of study that provides the development of skills necessary to work effectively in a scientific career.

To be eligible, you must have completed a Bachelor of Science degree and obtained at least 65% in your science major.

Applying for honours

Current and previously enrolled UWA student apply for honours online through Student Connect.

Students who have not been previously enrolled at UWA must apply through the Admissions office.

Honours programs

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

The following specialisations are available in the Bachelor of Science (Honours) course:

Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

The following specialisation is available in the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) course.

Honours Project

You can choose any topic for your Honours project with your supervisor's approval.

Visit our Honours and master's research project page for this year's potential projects list and all the current guides, forms and induction information.