RESEARCH MASTERS B

PSY5RMB

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, Masters degree candidates develop a critical review related to their selected research area. Critical evaluation of a body of research literature will require summarising, analysis, and evaluation of the research results, especially focussing on the interpretations and ideas that have emerged in the literature. The aim of the critical review is to demonstrate how a selected research question is grounded in research findings and compatible with theory.

SchoolSchool of Psychology & Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRobyn Stargatt

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Develop knowledge in a topic relevant to clinical psychology or clinical neuropsychology

Activities:
Regular supervision sessions with a research supervisor, critical review

02. Develop skills in writing a critical analysis on a research topic relevant to clinical psychology or clinical neuropsychology

Activities:
Regular supervision sessions with a research supervisor, critical review.

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Melbourne, 2018, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRobyn Stargatt

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Draft plan for critical review - 1000 words20 01, 02
Critical review - 5,500 wordsThe examinations of the critical review is a summative assessment80 01, 02

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRobyn Stargatt

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Draft plan for critical review - 1000 words20 01, 02
Critical review - 5,500 wordsThe examinations of the critical review is a summative assessment80 01, 02

Melbourne, 2018, Summer 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRobyn Stargatt

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Draft plan for critical review - 1000 words20 01, 02
Critical review - 5,500 wordsThe examinations of the critical review is a summative assessment80 01, 02

Melbourne, 2018, Summer 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRobyn Stargatt

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Draft plan for critical review - 1000 words20 01, 02
Critical review - 5,500 wordsThe examinations of the critical review is a summative assessment80 01, 02

Melbourne, 2018, Summer 3, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRobyn Stargatt

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Draft plan for critical review - 1000 words20 01, 02
Critical review - 5,500 wordsThe examinations of the critical review is a summative assessment80 01, 02