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LocationDomesticInternational
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Term2,4

Unit description

Learners engage in the implementation and reporting of a research project as developed in Research Project A. Learners discover how to appropriately collect and store research data, analyse data, report research (including the results, discussion, limitations, implications and conclusions), and disseminate research findings. Learners also realise how to present research outcomes as a manuscript results section suitable for publication in a peer-reviewed journal.

Unit content

  1. Collection and storage of research data
  2. Reporting research results
  3. Discussing research findings
  4. Disclosing limitations, reporting implications and drawing conclusions
  5. Preparing a journal manuscript
  6. Disseminating research findings

 

Learning outcomes

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.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
1discuss collection and storage of research data appropriate to own research project
2critically discuss research findings in a clear, concise, accurate and objective manner
3generate a concise, objective and appropriately formatted results section of a journal manuscript
4discuss dissemination of research findings applicable to the research project

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. discuss collection and storage of research data appropriate to own research project
  2. critically discuss research findings in a clear, concise, accurate and objective manner
  3. generate a concise, objective and appropriately formatted results section of a journal manuscript
  4. discuss dissemination of research findings applicable to the research project

Prescribed Learning Resources

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Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Project 150 hours (Across the Term)
Assessment
Presentation40%
Journal manuscript - results 60%
Notice

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Fee information

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