Bachelor of International Relations (Honours) (BIntRel(Hons))

Program Code

HBINR

Academic Year

2020

Program Faculty

Faculty of Arts

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

The Bachelor of International Relations (Honours) is a one year program that includes advanced coursework and a research project in which students produce an extended piece of work (thesis) on a topic chosen in consultation with an academic supervisor.

The Bachelor of International Relations (Honours) is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 1 year.

Conditions

Condition of enrolment
Interruption of program: Students must apply for permission from the Program Coordinator before taking a Leave of Absence. Any extension of the leave without approval will result in the loss of place in the program but an application may be made to be re-admitted to the program subject to the admission procedures in place at the time.

Academic Program Rules for Bachelor of International Relations (Honours)

There shall be a Bachelor of International Relations (Honours) .

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the degree of Bachelor of International Relations (Honours), the student must complete satisfactorily an area of research (major) with a combined total of not less than 24 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 24 units
International Relations Honours

To satisfy the requirements for International Relations Honours students must complete courses to the value of 24 units.

Core Courses

All of the following courses must be completed:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
POLIS 4100 Honours Politics & International Relations Common Course 6
POLIS 4101 Honours Politics& International Relations Elective 6

Research Dissertation

Courses to the value of 12 units from the following:

In the case of full-time enrolment students must take the following:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
POLIS 4003 Honours Politics & International Relations Thesis 12

or

Courses to the value of 12 units from the following:

In the case of part-time enrolment the following two courses must be completed in consecutive semesters. Students are required to take both Part A and the matching Part B course:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
POLIS 4004A Honours Politics & International Studies Thesis Part 1 0
POLIS 4004B Honours Politics & International Studies Thesis Part 2 12