This course builds a basis for the acquisition of research skills in an area of relevance to surgical practice. The student will demonstrate skills of writing and communication research including developing an ability to translate research to a lay audience. This unit will culminate in the submission of a research dissertation.
1 hour weekly tutorial and attendance at a research skills seminar, plus up to 6 hour/week self directed research with regular consultation with supervisor
The overall assessment of this unit will be via a dissertation submitted at the end of Surgical Research 6