Provides students with an opportunity to obtain experience in conducting research, under supervision, and to produce a report that presents the research design, findings and implications of the investigation.
- Submitting an ethics application
- Conducting the research
- Analysing and interpreting the data
- Writing the research report of the project in publication form.
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||submit an ethics approval (if applicable)||Ethical practice|
|2||implement a small research project||Intellectual rigour||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||analyse and report the findings from the project or from an existing data source relevant to the hypothesis||Intellectual rigour||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||prepare a research report in a format appropriate for publication in a nominated journal including a discussion of the implications of the findings for professional practice.||Intellectual rigour|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2014 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1
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