Courses & Units

Introduction to Data Management CAM402

Hobart

Introduction

The unit will explain how rigour, transparency and reproducibility of experimentation is fundamental to data generation, which underpins everything we do as researchers. Generating, collecting, curating, analysing and interpreting data to create new knowledge defines the research process. This unit will introduce you to best practise in research design, data analysis and responsible research that is ethical, rigorous, transparent and reproducible.

Summary

Unit name Introduction to Data Management
Unit code CAM402
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Discipline Medicine
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 13/7/2020 10/8/2020 31/8/2020 18/10/2020

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2020: $1,394.00 2020: $2,354.00 019901

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

1 x 2-hour workshop weekly.

Assessment

Data analysis assignment – 1000 words or equivalent (25%); Case study - 1500-word essay (35%); Reflective essay - 1500-word essay (40%).

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Textbooks

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