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 complete a supervised Honours project and communicate the outcomes verbally and in a written form appropriate to an identified audience. This unit is the final unit in the embedded Allied Health Honours stream.
Dissemination of research outcomes:
- Written forms of dissemination
- Verbal forms of dissemination
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||synthesise methods used and data analysed into verbal and written forms that clearly communicate the research outcomes in a professional manner that is appropriate for the intended audience and make clear the contribution of the research to the body of knowledge in the relevant field||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
- Portney, L. G., & Watkins, M. P., 2015, Foundations of clinical research: Applications to practice, 4th edn, Pearson, Upper Saddle River, NJ.
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2018 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 2
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