Involves an investigation of an area of educational or training and development significance both to the student and the field of education or training and development as a whole. The 2-unit Research Project will result in the production of 10,000 to 20,000 word report.
Unit contentTo be completed by student and supervisor to reflect the negotiated topic
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||identify and explain the research literature associated with the topic under investigation||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||formulate a research proposal related to the topic under investigation including structuring of research questions||Intellectual rigour||Creativity|
|3||recognise the methodological approach necessary to investigate the topic, including data collection and analysis procedures||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||critically evaluate issues relating to topic and produce a report that meets the specifications detailed in this unit statement.||Intellectual rigour|
- No prescribed texts.
Teaching and assessment
|Self-directed project 260 (NA)|
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2015 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1
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