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Surgery Dissertation Part B - SURG5051

Year - 2020

Candidates will use the research proposal developed in Part A to expand, develop their data collection form and execute the research project to prepare a paper acceptable for publication in a peer reviewed journal or as a presentation/poster in the annual scientific congress of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. A candidate must enrol in a minimum of 12 credit points of dissertation units of study in order to submit their final written work.

Classes
students will be required to have regular contact with their supervisor(s) to discuss the progress of their project. at least one of the project supervisors must be an academic staff member of the university.

Assessment
written final work of up to 15, 000 words, or a publication (as negotiated).

Additional information
SURG5035 or SURG5003 would be beneficial but not compulsory. Undertaken in collaboration with a local supervisor who is agreeable to provide tailored guidance throughout the course of the project.

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Surgery
Study Mode: Supervision
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Surgery
Study Mode: Supervision
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Professor Pierre Chapuis
HECS Band: 3
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