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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 5185

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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

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Course ID
155682

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Unit Value
9

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Health Sciences

Course aim

Students will refine and extend competence in scholarly inquiry, critique and reflection through applying the research process to investigate an area related to healthcare practice.

Course content

Each student will: identify a topic for independent research investigation, supervised by a suitably qualified member of staff, maintain progress in accordance with the stages and timelines agreed with the supervisor; and complete required assessment tasks.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
NURS 5151 Qualitative Design for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Research
NURS 5152 Quantitative Design for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Research

The student must have written agreement from a suitably qualified member of staff that they are willing to supervise the student.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, DISTANCE EDUCATION
External (Online delivery) 13 weeks x N/A

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, DISTANCE EDUCATION
Seminar paper 1000 words 10% -
Literature Review 3500 words 40%
Research proposal 2000 words 50%

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.250
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
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* 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

Course Coordinators

School of Health Sciences

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