Research Proposal and Approach (AFNR5904)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit of study aims to develop a student's ability to write a detailed research proposal and develop a strategy combined with the appropriate methodology to execute their research. Working with their academic advisor students will prepare a proposal describing; the background and aims, its significance and innovation, the justification of the methodology, the national benefit, and considerations of the required budget and project timeline. This unit will enable students to develop their ability to define a research project to be managed within a suitable research framework. Students will develop their skills in solving research problems and enhance their intellectual and personal autonomy through managing a research program.

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Further unit of study information

Classes

1hr Lecture and 1 workshop per week + regular meetings with Supervisor

Assessment

Written Research Proposal (60%); Oral Presentation (40%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

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Corequisites

AFNR5901

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