Deep dive into sport.
An Honours year in Sport, Health and Physical Activity will teach you fundamental research skills, elevate your thinking and develop your expertise in an area of interest. You will undertake an independent research project and produce a thesis, to help you prepare for a continued PhD pathway or gain transferrable skills for use beyond a research setting.
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Why undertake an Honours year in Sport, Health and Physical Activity at Flinders
An Honours year is one of the most valuable pathways towards a research-focused career, research higher degree such as a doctorate, or to set yourself apart in the workforce as a specialist sports practitioner and industry leader.
Studying Honours will provide a solid grounding in research skills and enhanced knowledge to help you progress towards a higher degree by research. Use skills you will acquire in research, critical analysis and innovative problem solving and be a part of new discoveries that will shape our world.
Through an independent research project, you can choose to focus your studies on a range of fields, including:
Entry into 1 year Honours is highly competitive. If you have demonstrated academic excellence (a Grade Point Average of 5.25 or above) during your bachelor degree you are invited to apply for Honours.
Whether you’re invited to apply, or want to apply, you will need to contact the Honours coordinator in your discipline to discuss your project and arrange for supervision.
Applications for 2023 are now open.
Applicants are advised to apply as soon as possible, even if you are awaiting current semester results.
Late applications may be accepted however equal consideration of preferred supervisor/project will not be guaranteed.
* Application closing dates may vary by course or College. Further information.
Submit your application directly to Flinders University through the online application system.
If you have never studied at or made an application to Flinders University, you can register and submit your application for admission to a 1-year Honours course using the eApplication portal. You will receive two emails once your application is completed: confirmation of application submission; and a second email with your student ID. Note, it may take 1-4 hours for your student ID to be created.
If you have studied at Flinders University within the last 12 months you can submit your application for admission to a one-year Honours course via the Student System. You can apply for admission by selecting the My Applications tab at the top of the page, and searching for your course.
If you studied at Flinders University more than 12 months ago you will need to reactivate your FAN first. With an active FAN you will then be able to submit your application for admission via the Student System as advised above.
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