Not currently available in 2023
This is the second of three Honours Thesis units which collectively provide students with an opportunity to engage in academic research in social work through the completion, under guidance, of a thesis. In this unit, students will be supported to refine their thesis topic, complete a research proposal, and plan for the timely completion of their project.
With guidance from an academic supervisor, students will cover the following topics during this unit:
- Formulating a research question
- Applying an appropriate methodology
- Writing a proposal
- Working with collaborators
- Gaining ethics approval
- Planning for data collection
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:|
|1||synthesise literature and evidence to formulate a research question of relevance to social work|
|2||design a project that addresses a research question using appropriate methodology|
|3||plan the timely completion of a research project|
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
- synthesise literature and evidence to formulate a research question of relevance to social work
- design a project that addresses a research question using appropriate methodology
- plan the timely completion of a research project
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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