Research Project (CLTR5008)


The capstone unit is a project which requires each student to bring together concepts, principles and applications developed in the previous units of coursework study into a workable research proposal and plan for the initiation and management of a clinical trial. The capstone will test the student's ability to integrate and consolidate their learning.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


Dissertation (100%)


Recommended reading: Interpreting and Reporting of Clinical Trials: a guide to the Consort statement.

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

CLTR5001 and CLTR5007

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.