Physics (Honours), B.Sc. | University of Southern Queensland | Toowoomba, Australia
12 months
34800 AUD/year
24640 AUD/year
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The Physics (Honours) program at the University of Southern Queensland  gives you the opportunity to extend your knowledge and skills in physics or astronomical and space sciences. 


  • Building on your Physics (Honours) program at the University of Southern Queensland, you will have the opportunity to increase your knowledge through research. You will conduct, and report on, a research project under the supervision of a staff member with the appropriate expertise.
  • The Honours program will give you an appreciation of the professional standards required of the practising scientist, and the ethical challenges presented by modern science and technology.
  • You will also participate in research teams, review professional literature in the field, be introduced to and apply advanced experimental or observational research methods, and have opportunities to make contact with the wider scientific community in the local region, elsewhere in Australia or overseas.

Career outcomes  

  • As a graduate you may find career opportunities as a scientist working for industry or government, technician working in a laboratory or in the field, teacher (in combination with appropriate education studies), meteorologist (subject to appropriate government training), researcher or academic (subject to appropriate postgraduate qualifications), or self-employment providing scientific and/or technical services.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychology Honours Project 
  • Advanced Research Approaches 
  • Psychological Interventions
  • Assessment and Interview Skills

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You can apply throughout the year and for courses that start in three different semesters
  • Apply early, to make sure you secure a place


8 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 043510M  

  • Subject pre-requisite: English (Units 3 & 4, C), or equivalent
  • 3-year degree or equivalent in the area of Honours study from a recognised institution, with a minimum GPA of 5.0 (credit)
  • Candidates must have both supervisory and honours committee approval prior to enrolment.
  • Satisfaction of admission requirements does not guarantee admission.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34800 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    24640 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24640 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • Commonwealth supported - AUD 8021

Living costs for Toowoomba

1200 - 2000 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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