Fast facts

Course type: Honours
Course length: 4 years full-time or equivalent part-time
Location: On campus

2017 Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR): 80.00
Guaranteed entry ATAR
: 80.00
Diploma or above
Bonus points: Yes

Admission information setsFlinders University | Bachelor of Science (Honours) specialisations

International students:
FISC Foundation: 6.6, A Levels: 9, IB Diploma: 27, Gao Kao: Tier Two
English requirements

Course overview

The Bachelor of Science (Honours) (Physics) aims to provide you with a solid foundation in physics and mathematics, and enables you to acquie extensive knowledge in the area.

You will learn to understand physics at a deeper level, apply scientific principles in a physics context, and understand the role of physics in society.

A Bachelor of Science (Physics) 3 year program is also available.

What will I study? 

Refer to the course rule.

Why study Physics at Flinders?

  • Understand and apply scientific principles in a physics context.
  • Use your mathematics ability as a language for physics.
  • Develop an intuitive knowledge of physics principles.
  • Operate the scientific instruments commonly used in physics.
  • Retreive and present information about physics in a scientific manner, including communicating effectively with a variety of audiences.

Entry requirements

Prerequisities: None.

Domestic students: You can qualify for undergraduate courses through: year 12 qualifications, adult entry (STAT/Bridging Program), TAFE/VET qualification, higher education transfers. Flinders also offers a range of special access schemes. Refer to undergraduate study applications.

International students: Entry and English requirements

Applications and annual fees

Domestic students
SATAC code: 234491
Mid year entry: Yes - completion in the standard duration cannot be guaranteed and is dependant on taking summer availabilities of topics.
Applications: SATAC Uniweb 
Annual fees:

Place type: Commonwealth supported

2018: $8,981

International students
CRICOS code: 089677G
Mid year entry: No

How to apply 

Annual fees:

2018: $29,900
2019: $32,900


  • Domestic student fees are indicative only. Further information: How are these fees calculated?
  • We accept international applications for programs commencing beyond the year advertised and tuition fees for these years will be higher. Please note that your tuition fees may be subject to an annual increase.

Credit transfer

Refer to credit transfer for further information.

Related courses

Further study options

Course brochures

Domestic students
Science & Mathematics (PDF 4MB)
International students
International course guides