Honours is a challenging year of study in which you will undertake your own research project under the supervision of one of our researchers. Skills developed throughout the year are communication skills, scientific writing, research design and analysis, critical thinking, and develop practical skills relevant to your research project.  You will be a member of a research group that uses cutting edge imaging technology to work towards a common goal. Completion of the Honours program enables you to proceed directly to an MPhil or PhD. 

Learn more about Postgraduate Honours Research

The UQ Winter Research program is an opportunity for UQ undergraduate and postgraduate coursework students to become involved in exciting research within the School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences for 4 to 6 weeks during the Winter vacation (June/July). Scholarships are available for selected students.

Applications for Winter Research Program are now closed but Summer projects will open on 10th July.

The UQ Summer Research program is the opportunity for undergraduate and  postgraduate coursework students to get involved in exciting research project within the School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences during the summer (November to February). Scholarships are available for selected students.

Applications will open on 10th July 2018 for projects starting in November/December.

Sudents completing an (Honours) program are required to undertake an individual research project in the area of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences to gain further experience in research. Students will acquire skills which will enable them to work without close supervision in a research environment in industry or government, or to proceed to a research higher degree.

Currrent project opportunities