Bachelor of Advanced Government and International Relations (Honours)

Program code

1654

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

4 years full-time
8 years part-time (online only)

Credit points

320

Indicative fee

$29,500.00* per year (more)
* 2022 indicative annual fee

Entry requirements

6.5

IELTS (Academic) (more)

CRICOS code

106113K

Commencing in

Trimester 1 and Trimester 2

Prerequisites

  • Any General or Applied English subject (Units 3&4, C)

My details

Programs change over time. Course lists and requirements are specific to the year you started studying.

 

For Domestic and those International students not required to complete the English Language Enhancement course

For the award of Bachelor of Advanced Government and International Relations [BAdvancedGovIntRel(Hons)], you must successfully complete 320 credit points, made up of the core courses AND

  • 10 credit points for an Honours Listed elective, AND
  • 10 credit points for a Dissertation Listed elective, AND
  • 60 credit points for the International Relations major or Politics and Public Policy major, AND
    • 60 credit points for a second major and 20 credit points of foundation courses or Listed/Undergraduate free-choice elective/s, or
    • 80 credit points for an extended major, or
    • 80 credit points of listed and/or Undergraduate free-choice elective/s

For those International students required to complete the English Language Enhancement course

For the award of Bachelor of Advanced Government and International Relations [BAdvancedGovIntRel(Hons)], you must successfully complete 320 credit points, made up of the core courses AND

  • 10 credit points for the English Language Enhancement course (5904LHS); AND
  • 10 credit points for an Honours Listed elective, AND
  • 10 credit points for a Dissertation Listed elective, AND
  • 60 credit points for the International Relations major or Politics and Public Policy major, AND
    • 60 credit points for a second major and 10 credit points of foundation courses or Listed/Undergraduate free-choice elective/s, or
    • 70 credit points of listed and/or Undergraduate free-choice elective/s

Other program requirements

You must successfully complete:

  • no more than 120 credit points of Level 1 courses (the first digit of a course code denotes the level);
  • at least 60 credit points of Level 3 courses or higher.

Honours

Classification of Honours

This degree with Honours may be awarded in the following classes:

  • Class I Honours
  • Class IIA Honours
  • Class IIB Honours
  • Class III Honours

The class of Honours to be awarded to each student in this degree will be determined by the relevant Assessment Board on the basis of a Program GPA and a minimum percentage for the Dissertation as outlined in the Calculation of Honours Classification section of the Bachelor Honours Degree (AQF Level 8) Policy.

Students who do not achieve Class III Honours will be awarded a Bachelor of Government and International Relations.

Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level and Type

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. This qualification is accredited as an AQF Level 8 - Bachelor Honours Degree.

English Language Enhancement

All undergraduate International students are required to complete an English Language Enhancement (ELE) course unless specific criteria are met as specified in Section 1.2 of the Bachelor Degree Policy - Schedule 1: Requirement to Complete the English Language Enhancement Course.

The following course must be completed in the first trimester of study:

Advice regarding the requirement to complete the ELE course is available via the myGriffith portal (in the To Do List).

Students whose first language is English are not permitted to undertake this ELE course.

Program learning outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes communicate to the community the value of the Griffith educational experience as benchmarked against national qualification standards.

Program Learning Outcomes for this award describe the knowledge, skills and the application of knowledge and skills you will acquire through studying the Griffith program of your choice.