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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 4018

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
153943

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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 conduct a health science research project.

Course content

Students will undertake and complete a health science research project supervised by a qualified staff member/supervisor. Specific training and education within appropriate approaches relevant to the particular research question developed by the students will be developed through consultation, discussion, problem-solving and liaison with more experienced researchers. Students will maintain progress of work in accordance with the stages and timelines agreed upon with supervisor/s and produce a thesis. Application of research principles and methodology, data collection, data analysis, research rigour and ethics, research report writing and dissemination strategies.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
HLTH 4017 Honours Proposal HS 1

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

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

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
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Honours thesis 18000 words maximum 70% -
Oral panel defence - final thesis - 30% 25 minutes
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Honours thesis 18000 words maximum 70% -
Oral panel defence - final thesis - 30% 25 minutes

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.50
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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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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