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Honours A: Research Design - BHSC3021

Year - 2020

This unit provides the conceptual framework, theoretical knowledge and some practical skills required to understand how scientific research is conducted and interpreted. The core content is fundamental for researchers and clinicians alike for evidence-based-practice and life-long learning. Content and skills are taught/learned via a series of web-based and class-based activities.

Classes
14x 2hr Inter-disciplinary seminars, 6x1hr FRG, mentor or supervisor research meetings

Assessment
Research proposal (3,000 to 5,000 words) (65%), short answer format exam on inter-disciplinary material (25%), Weekly tasks (10%)

Textbooks
Stephen Polgar, Shane A. Thomas (2013). Introduction to research in the health sciences. Edinburgh : Churchill Livingstone Elsevier ISBN 9780702041945

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2 Early

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Health Sciences
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Intensive October

21 Sep 2020

Department/School: Health Sciences
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 09 Oct 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Anne Honey
HECS Band: 2
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