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Area/Catalogue
ENGG 5025

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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
166401

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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 2021.

Course owner

Course owner
UniSA STEM

Course aim

To provide students with the skills necessary to carry out the research component of MSc programmes effectively and successfully.

Course content

This module will provide students with an introduction to research, giving an insight into the underlying principles upon which scientific and social research is based.
It will then go on to describe the tools and methods used to carry out and disseminate qualitative research. It will include 7 major themes:

  • Understanding Qualitative Research & Managing Your Research
  • Social Research Methods and Action Research
  • Analysis of Qualitative Data
  • Presenting Qualitative Data
  • Management, Storage and Archiving of Qualitative Data
  • Performing a Literature Review
  • Oral and Visual Presentation skills

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
External (Delivered by UCL London) N/A 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, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
Online activities N/A 20% 4 x 30 mins
Continuous assessment N/A 60% N/A
Presentation N/A 20% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
How to determine your Commonwealth Supported course fee. (Opens new window)

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 university. 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

Ms Eva Sorensen
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UniSA STEM

Degrees this course is offered in

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