Courses & Units

Guided Research C CXA703

Launceston

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Introduction

CXA703 Guided Research C. This unit is the third and final research unit in the Master of Laboratory Medicine research program. Students will continue to undertake an approved Guided Research Project on an issue related to biomedical science and related health sciences research currently conducted in the School of Health Sciences or School School of Nursing. Students are required to produce a research report/paper of maximum 10,000 words outlining the research undertaken and the findings and implications of the research and make an oral presentation. It will also involve supervisor assessment at week 13 measuring your performance over the entire semester.

Summary

Unit name Guided Research C
Unit code CXA703
Credit points 25
College/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
Discipline Health Sciences
Coordinator Doctor Sukhwinder Sohal
Available as student elective? No
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
Semester 2 11/7/2022 9/8/2022 29/8/2022 16/10/2022
Semester 1 21/2/2022 22/3/2022 11/4/2022 29/5/2022
Spring school 24/10/2022 8/11/2022 1/12/2022 8/1/2023

* 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 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Analyse scientific data to draw appropriate conclusions.
  • Synthesise conclusions to answer research questions and discuss their implications.
  • Communicate research in writing and verbally to an academic/peer audience.
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Requisites

Prerequisites

CXA702 Guided Research B

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Self-directed study/Independent Learning - 20 hours weekly, Meetings with supervisor – 2 hours (weekly).

AssessmentOral Presentation (20%)|Journal Submission (65%)|Supervisor Report (15%)
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Textbooks

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