ADVANCED RESEARCH SKILLS

PHE5ARS

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, students undertaking a master degree will be taught methods involved in research planning, developing a research question, study design, data collection and research methodology.

SchoolSchool of Psychology & Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorBircan Erbas

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students admitted in one of the following course codes HMPHC, HZPHID,HZHPHID, HMG, HMHS, HZPHHA must have passed first year subjects

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Offered subject to sufficient enrolment numbers.

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Identify and understand the underlying theory and specialised language used in different research methods

Activities:
A series of seminars, case studies and group work

02. Discuss the range of research methods employed in public health

Activities:
A series of seminars, case studies and group work

03. demonstrate the ability to design and implement a research project through use of protocols, evaluation frameworks and regard for ethical issues

Activities:
A series of seminars, case studies and group work

04. Evaluate the different research study designs used in public health and defend choice of research method to address research question

Activities:
A series of seminars, case studies and group work

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Start date between: and    Key dates

City Campus, 2018, Summer 3, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBircan Erbas

Class requirements

Lecture/Seminar Week: 05 - 06
Five 6.0 hours lecture/seminar per study period from week 05 to week 06 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One group presentations30 04, 03, 01, 02
One research proposal70 04, 01, 02, 03