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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 4017

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
153942

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Unit Value
18

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)

Course aim

The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and experiences necessary to plan a research project related to Health Sciences.

Course content

The students will undertake a project or research activity supervised by a qualified staff member/supervisor and maintain progress of work in accordance with the stages and timelines agreed upon with supervisor/s. The student will produce a research proposal and literature review. Research principles and methodology including research question/s, literature review and critique (may include systematic review methods), sampling procedures and selection, qualitative and quantitative designs, variables, threats to reliability and validity, outcome measures and the role of ethics in research.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
External ((Online Delivery)) 13 weeks x -
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Workshop 3 hours x 6 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Research proposal 4500 words max. 30% -
Literature review 4500 words 40% -
Oral presentation 25 minutes 30% -
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Research proposal 4500 words max. 30% -
Literature review 4500 words 40% -
Oral presentation 25 minutes 30% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.50
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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