Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students meet with their individual research supervisor and under the supervisor's direction complete any unfinished matters in relation to the Ethics approval for their project e.g. amendments required by HEC, and begin the data-gathering stages of their research project. They will be directed by their supervisor to attend presentations relevant to the conduct of their research either within the School of Public Health or in other Schools within the university.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorGeoff Denham

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must have passed PSY5MXA and must be enrolled in HMCP Master of Counselling Psychology


Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Learning resources


Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsApplied behavioural statistics for the behavioural sciences (5th Ed)PrescribedHinkle, D.E., Wiersma, W. & Jurs. S.G (2003)CANADA: WADSWORTH CENGAGE LEARNING
ReadingsDoing qualitative research in psychologyPrescribedForrester, M. A. (2010)LONDON: SAGE
ReadingsResearch design: Qualitative, quantitative and mixed method approachesPrescribedCreswell, J. W (2009)LOS ANGELES LONDON NEW DELHI SINGAPORE: SAGE

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day


Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGeoff Denham

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation other recurrence and delivered via face-to-face.
"Individual research supervision with nominated supervisor."


Assessment elementComments%
All outstanding Human Ethics matters addressed50
HURDLE: Student recorded minutes of all meetings with supervisor0
Raw data presented to supervisor for discussion50