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Research Methods - PHAR4815

Year - 2018

Research Methods is a component of the Honours elective, and is designed to extend students' knowledge and skills in research methods and problem solving, as well as oral and written scientific communication. The workshop and seminar series in the unit will equip students with the advanced research skills needed for their research projects. Research projects will commence in Semester 1 and will be completed in Semester 2 under the direct supervision of an academic staff member or supervisory team.

Classes
Data management (approx 16hrs); literature searching and appraisal, and scientific presentations (approx 9hrs); research methods (approx 40hrs); journal club and seminars (approx 16hrs) and research project.

Assessment
Data management assignment (10%), literature review search strategy and outline (5%), oral scientific presentation (5%), seminar report (5%), literature review manuscript (55%), and literature review presentation (20%).

Textbooks
Those recommended by individual lecturers and research project supervisors.

Pre-requisites

PHAR3815 and PHAR3825 and PHAR3816 and PHAR3817 and PHAR3818 and PHAR3819 and PHAR3826 and PHAR3827 and PHAR3828 and PHAR3829

Co-requisites

PHAR4811 and PHAR4812 and PHAR4823 and PHAR4100.

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Pharmacy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Honours
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Prof Lisa Bero
HECS Band: 2
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