BACHELOR OF COMMERCE (HONOURS) PROGRAMME
Students wishing to pursue honours should apply to the Dean of Business and Entrepreneurship or Student Administration Manager towards the end of their final semester in the Bachelor of Commerce. After completion of the requirements for the Bachelor of Commerce programme approved students with an average grade of at least B2 from the courses in their major(s) plus a minimum B3 pass in HEN107 or equivalent may be admitted to the Bachelor of Commerce (Honours). In addition to the three 500-level courses, honours students are to present a seminar to students and staff as arranged by the Faculty of Business and Entrepreneurship.
REGULATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF BACHELOR OF COMMERCE (HONOURS) (2013)
1. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
An applicant shall be eligible to be admitted to the Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) if that applicant:
a) has completed the requirements for the Bachelor of Commerce at NUS with an average grade of at least B2 from the courses in their major(s) plus a minimum B3 pass in HEN107 or equivalent, , or
b) has graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce from NUS before April 2007 with an average grade of at least B2 from the courses in their major, or
c) has an equivalent qualification from a recognised tertiary institution at a standard satisfactory to the Dean of Business and Entrepreneurship.
2 MODE OF STUDY
Full-time or part-time (day and evening classes).
Not less than two semesters.
4. PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
4.1 A student who has not passed HSA001 or HSA002 must pass HSA111 or HSA112 or HSA154 or HSA155 in order to graduate.
4.2 Unless credit is granted under the Recognition of Prior Learning/Credit Statute, this programme consists of three courses: HCO590, HCO591, HSA501.
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4.3 A candidate for the Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) admitted under 1.a above may elect to discontinue the programme of study for the honours degree and be awarded a Bachelor of Commerce.
5. PROGRAMME LOAD
For full-time students: Semester 1: HCO590, HSA501, Semester 2: HCO591
For part-time students: Semester 1: HCO590, HSA501, Semesters 2 and 3: HCO591
An underload or an overload has to be approved and signed for on the Enrolment form by the Dean or the Dean's nominee.
6. PROGRAMME REQUIREMENTS
To graduate with a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) a student must pass, with an overall grade equivalent to H3, the three courses specified in 4.2 above in addition to the successful completion of the Bachelor of Commerce requirements.
7. These regulations are effective from 1 January, 2013.