Bachelor of Design (Degree with Honours)

  • CRICOS code: 107132K

Where will this take me?


Bachelor of Design (Degree with Honours) graduates will be able to:

  • Develop a research proposal that addresses an issue relevant to the design disciplines to be examined via critical investigation and research
  • Demonstrate advanced research and communication skills through the formulation of an original proposal, and the interrogation of this proposal via the completion of a related research project.

Further study


If you wish to continue your professional studies at postgraduate level, the studies you undertake in your major can provide a direct pathway to coursework masters degrees in a wide range of areas. Entry is based on academic merit and in most cases requires completion of a Bachelor degree or equivalent. For more information on entry into a coursework masters degree see the University Graduate coursework study web page.


If you wish to undertake advanced research and explore particular study areas in more depth, there will be opportunities to proceed to a range of Research Higher Degrees at masters and doctoral level, usually upon completion of an Honours degree. For more information about research higher degree study in Architecture, Building and Planning and the entry requirements, see the University Graduate research web page and the Graduate Research Hub.