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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 5186

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
155701

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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 demonstrate understanding of the research process through completing and reporting an independent research project as a minor thesis by publication.

Course content

Each student will: conduct an 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 prepare and submit for examination a minor thesis or thesis by publication.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
HLTH 5185 Health Science Minor Thesis 1

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 -

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
Thesis Approx 18,000 words 100% -

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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