The Bachelor of Languages (Honours) degree exemplifies the ANU commitment to research-led education. Building on the Bachelor of Languages, it gives you high-level preparation for professional life or a higher degree by research through the development of an advanced knowledge of the research principles and methods and theoretical concepts of language studies, and through the design and implementation of a research project, typically a 20,000 word thesis, that leads to the development of new understandings or that provides solutions to complex problems.
A Bachelor Degree from ANU from the following list, or equivalent from another institution:
Bachelor of Languages
Bachelor of Languages (Classics)
Bachelor of Languages (Middle Eastern and Central Asia)
Bachelor of Languages (Modern European)
Bachelor of Languages (Asia)
A major or equivalent from the following list, with at least eight 2000- or 3000-level courses or equivalent:
French Language and Culture
German Language and Culture
A major or equivalent from the following list:
Italian Language and Culture
A minor, specialisation or equivalent from the following list:
Advanced Ancient Greek
Advanced French Studies
Advanced German Studies
Advanced Hispanic Culture
Advanced Hispanic Linguistics
Advanced Hispanic Studies
Advanced Italian Studies
Advanced Spanish Studies
A weighted average mark equivalent to an ANU 70 per cent calculated from the 36 units (i.e. 0.75 EFTSL) of courses in the major, excluding 1000-level courses (i.e. introductory undergraduate courses), with the highest marks
Written approval of an identified supervisor for the thesis
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Annual indicative fee for international students $38,304.00 Scholarships
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