Looking for something extra with your uni degree? You could consider doing an Advanced or Dean’s Scholar degree.
These degrees work in a similar way to standard ones, but with some extra perks. They generally involve an extra Honours year as well. The entry requirements for these advanced courses are often higher. You can also transfer into an Advanced or Dean’s Scholar degree after your first year, provided you achieve good results.
Some perks of an Advanced or Dean’s Scholar degree can include:
- access to extra scholarships
- leadership opportunities
- special workshops and events
- internships and placements
Many universities offer a variety of Advanced and Dean’s Scholar degrees in many study areas to give you an edge over other students.
Check out some of the courses and opportunities on offer from universities around Australia:
- UOW Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts Dean’s Scholar Program
- Dean’s Scholarship at WSU
- Bachelor of Arts – Advanced (Honours) at Deakin
- JCU Deans’ Scholarship
- Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science Advanced (Honours) at Monash
- QUT Science and Engineering Dean’s Scholar Program
- Bachelor of Science (Dean’s Scholar) (Honours) at RMIT
- Bachelor of Science – Catalyst Program at UTAS
- Bachelor of Arts – Enhanced Program for High Achievers at Flinders
- Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours) at Curtin