This unit involves developing a substantial independent empirical study of a psychological nature. Under the guidance of their supervisor, students research the literature, develop the research question, design the study and prepare a written research proposal for presentation to a staff and student workshop. Students also obtain ethical approval for the project and are expected to regularly attend Psychology research colloquia.
On completion of this unit students will have achieved
1. a satisfactory achievement in the written research proposal and presentation;
2. ethics approval for the proposed research.
|Unit name||Research Project A|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Dr Jim Sauer
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2020: $1,671.00||2020: $4,890.00||090701|
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Participation in the research proposal workshop and attendance at research colloquia. Attend regular supervision sessions with research supervisor.
4-page research proposal; research proposal presentation; ethics approval.
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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