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Professional Capstone - MRTY4043

Year - 2020

This unit of study is a core subject for the pass pathway of the Bachelor of Applied Science (Diagnostic Radiography) and is designed to enhance the ability of students to critically appraise knowledge and research. Students will investigate an area of medical radiation science practice or theory and will undertake a literature review, develop a research proposal and apply clinical reasoning and reflective processes to identify implications. Key learning outcomes will include the appraisal of research methodologies, interpreting current evidence and demonstrating knowledge of fundamental ethical considerations when conducting research.

10hrs of seminars / week for 4 weeks, on-line discussion and tasks

literature review (50%), structured reflection (20%), in-class quiz (30%)

Students will be provided with online resources

Assumed knowledge


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2b

14 Sep 2020

Department/School: Medical Radiation Sciences
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 09 Oct 2020
Unit of study level: Honours
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
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Unit of Study coordinator: Prof Steven Meikle
HECS Band: 2
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