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Research Project in Nutrition Sciences CSA314

Introduction

This unit will consist of a brief literature review and research plan, enabling students to undertake a short laboratory focussed project relating to functional food or supplement use in practice. Instruction in research design, data analysis and report writing is given, along with supervision while undertaking practical application of laboratory instrumental analytical techniques to investigate chemical composition or bioactivity of a functional food, supplement or natural product . Students will produce a final written research report.

Summary

Unit name Research Project in Nutrition Sciences
Unit code CSA314
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology
Discipline Pharmacy
Coordinator Professor Luke Bereznicki
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania

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Learning Outcomes

  • Search, evaluate and appropriately reference scientific literature.
  • Design a research project using appropriate research methodologies.
  • Analyse research findings using appropriate statistical techniques.
  • Effectively communicate research findings to a variety of stakeholders.
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