Courses & Units

Research Project in Health and Disease CBA344

Hobart

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Introduction

This unit provides students with ‘hands-on’ experience in research in an area of biomedical science. Students will be provided with the opportunity to develop their research skills, including experiment planning and design, conducting a research project and analysing data. In addition, students will have the opportunity to develop their record-keeping as well as written and oral presentation skills.

Summary

Unit name Research Project in Health and Disease
Unit code CBA344
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Discipline Medicine
Coordinator Doctor Linda Parsons
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Advanced

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 11/7/2022 9/8/2022 29/8/2022 16/10/2022

* 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).

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Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate and apply knowledge of a research topic related to health and disease by designing and conducting a research experiment.
  • Communicate scientific information in oral and written form to a broad audience.
  • Critically evaluate and analyse scientific data.
  • Demonstrate the ability to plan and conduct research in an ethically responsible manner.
  • Demonstrate good research practise by keeping accurate experimental records.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
019901 $1,002.00 $1,002.00 not applicable $2,354.00
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
  • FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4

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Requisites

Prerequisites

CBA341 AND CBA342

Co-requisites

CBA343

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

6 hr practical per week

AssessmentResearch report (60%)|Research log book (5%)|Research presentation (20%)|Literature review (10%)|Written assignment (5%)
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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