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Area/Catalogue
BEHL 3028

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
157301

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Unit Value
4.5

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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 Psychology, Social Work and Social Policy

Course aim

This course will provide students experience in aspects of psychological research related to the cognitive neurosciences with the aim of developing research skills relevant to activity in the field.

Course content

In this course students will further develop skills in a research setting under the supervision of academic staff or members of professional industry on research-related activities, which may include literature searches, data collection and entry, and statistical analyses. Students will develop their career management skills and work readiness, and apply the knowledge and skills developed throughout their degree through participation in a 50 hour research experience.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
BEHL 3005 Advanced Research Methods
Specific program
Program Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
MBCN BEHL 3021 Cognitive Neuroscience

The listed prerequisite plus two Level 2 psychology courses.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Workshop 3 hours x 6 weeks
Directed Study (Research) 50 hours x 7 days FT to 9 wks PT

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, MAGILL
Research report 2250 words 50% N/A
Presentation 2250 words (equivalent) 50% 30 mins

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
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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

Course Coordinators

School of Psychology, Social Work & Social Policy

Degrees this course is offered in

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