Provides students with the opportunity to engage in supervised research in a specific area, thereby gaining experience of the professional role of a researcher in allied health. The unit requires students to conduct an in-depth critique of the literature relevant to their Honours topic, and commence data collection and analysis associated with their Honours project. This unit is the third in the embedded Allied Health Honours stream.
Conducting a literature review
- Designing a literature search strategy
- Searching databases
- Critiquing the literature
- Synthesising the literature
- Writing a literature review
- Use of Endnote
- Data management and analysis – qualitative and quantitative
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||Appraise and critically review the literature relevant to the identified research question and write a detailed literature review, synthesising the literature||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|
|2||Collect, assemble, analyse and interpret data related to the Honours research project||Intellectual rigour||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2015 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 2
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