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Honours degree subjects

Subject benchmark statements for subjects studied at honours degree level 

Subject benchmark statements for bachelor's degrees with honours are available in the following subjects. (See also the benchmark statements for qua​lifying awards for professions in Scotland.)
 

Accounting (2016)

Agriculture, horticulture, forestry, food and consumer sciences (2009) (PDF, 194 KB)

Anthropology (2015)

Archaeology (2014)​

Architectural technology (2014)

Architecture (2010) (PDF, 585 KB)

Area studies (2008) (PDF, 60 KB)

Art and design (2008) (PDF, 201 KB)​; see note

Biomedical science (2015)

Biosciences (2015)

Business and Management (2015)

Chemistry (2014)

Classics and Ancient History (including Byzantine Studies and Modern Greek) (2014)

Communication, media, film and cultural studies (2008) (PDF, 74 KB)

Computing (2016)

Construction, property and surveying (2008) (PDF, 70 KB)

Counselling and psychotherapy (2013) (PDF, 150 KB)​​​

Creative Writing (2016)

Criminology (2014) (PDF, 403 KB)

Dance, Drama and Performance (2015)

Dentistry (2002) (PDF, 44 KB)

Early childhood studies (2014)

Earth sciences, environmental sciences and environmental studies (2014)

Economics (2015)

Education Studies (2015)

Engineering (2015)

English (2015)

Finance (2016)

Forensic science (2012) (PDF, 120 KB)

Geography (2014)

Health studies (2008) (PDF, 58 KB)

History (2014)

History of art, architecture and design (2008) (PDF 201 KB), ; see note

Hospitality, leisure, sport and tourism (2008) (PDF, 89 KB)

Housing studies (2014)

Landscape architecture (2007) (PDF, 68 KB) 

Languages, Cultures and Societies (2015)

Law (2015)

Librarianship, Information, Knowledge, Records and Archives Management (2015)

Linguistics (2015)

Materials (2008) (PDF, 69 KB)

Mathematics, Statistics and Operational Research (2015)

Annex to Mathematics, statistics and operational research to cover integrated master's degrees (2009) (PDF, 99 KB)

Medicine (2002) (PDF, 46 KB)

Music (2008) (PDF, 96 KB)

Optometry (2015)​

Osteopathy (2015)

Paramedics (2016)

Philosophy (2015)

Physics, astronomy and astrophysics (2008) (PDF, 61 KB)

Politics and International Relations (2015)