Courses & Units

Guided Research B CXA702

Note:

Students will receive an IC (Interim Completion)grade in this unit. Final result will be combined with CXA703.

Introduction

This unit is the second research unit in the Master of Laboratory Medicine (Research Sequence). Students will further develop and implement the research plan developed in Guided Research A to explore an issue related to biomedical science research currently conducted in the School of Health Sciences. Students will be required to use and develop research and laboratory skills and scientific methodology to investigate the agreed biomedical science topic.

Summary

Unit name Guided Research B
Unit code CXA702
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
Discipline Health Sciences
Coordinator Doctor Sukhwinder Sohal
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Postgraduate

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Spring school On-Campus International Domestic

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Spring school 24/10/2022 8/11/2022 1/12/2022 8/1/2023
Semester 1 21/2/2022 22/3/2022 11/4/2022 29/5/2022
Semester 2 11/7/2022 9/8/2022 29/8/2022 16/10/2022

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Learning Outcomes

  • Conduct a guided research project demonstrating safe research/laboratory skills.
  • Collect and analyse research data to answer the research questions.
  • Critically evaluate the relevance and quality of research data.
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

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Requisites

Prerequisites

CXA701 Guided Research A

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Self-directed study/Independent Learning - 10 hours weekly, Meetings with supervisor – 1 hour (weekly).

AssessmentSupervisor's assessment (15%)|Supervisor's assessment (15%)|Lab book (70%)
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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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