Bachelor of Design (Honours)

Program code

2043

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

1 year full-time
2 years part-time

Credit points

80

Indicative fee

$6,684.00* per year (more)
* 2020 indicative annual CSP fee

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Admission requirements

  • Bachelor of Design or equivalent and 5.0 GPA for 90CP of second and third year studio courses and 30CP in art theory courses

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Trimester 1

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To be eligible for the award of Bachelor of Design (Honours) [BDes(Hons)], a student must acquire 80 credit points as prescribed below:

  • complete the Coursework component (30 credit points) and
  • complete the Thesis component (40 credit points for Honours Research Project + 10 credit points Exegesis).

The minimum period for gaining credit in the Bachelor of Design (Honours) degree is one year and the maximum period is three years including any periods of authorised or unauthorised leave, termination or exclusion.

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.

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.

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.