Honours Thesis A (BHSC4005)

UNIT OF STUDY

Honours students undertake a supervised research project in a health discipline area within the Faculty. Each student will contribute to designing and/or implementing an approved research project and submit a thesis describing the project and its implications. In completing the research thesis, the student will work closely with academic staff who will supervise their research activities. Students will meet regularly with their supervisors; attend seminars and workshops that contribute to the research process and their thesis.

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Further unit of study information

Classes

26 hrs of seminars, Wk 1-4, 6&7; Taught classes of research methods and statistics, ethics, writing a literature review, and preseatation skills. Students will also engage with their supervisor on a regular basis for Individual academic/research supervisi

Assessment

10 min presentation of research topic and progress (20%), systematic or narrative literature review on the topic of the thesis. This may be submitted in a format for a specific journal (Equivalent work can be an ethics applications) 3000 word (80%)

Textbooks

Discipline will determine texts and readings appropriate to the research content and design

Faculty/department permission required?

Yes

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