CLINICAL NEUROPSYCHOLOGY MASTERS RESEARCH B

PSY5NRB

2014

Credit points: 10

Subject outline

Masters degree students begin their thesis research in the first semester of first year and continue throughout the remainder of the program. A critical review, ethics application and a research proposal are required in the first year. The thesis is a written work of between 12,000 and 15,000 words, and includes two components: a critical review, and an empirical research report written in a style appropriate for submission to an academic journal. The thesis must be based on an original research project conducted under the supervision of an appointed supervisor (or co-supervisors). The project must address a significant question in the field of clinical neuropsychology.

FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering

Credit points10

Subject Co-ordinatorGlynda Kinsella

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites PSY5NRA. Admission to SMCNP

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGlynda Kinsella

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation every two weeks on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Regular consultation with a supervisor (at least once a fortnight unless otherwise approved by the unit coordinator)."

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
completion, to a satisfactory standard, of a critical review of 5,000-6,000 words.Application for Ethics approval to be submitted to the relevant committee by 31st August in the first year of candidature100

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGlynda Kinsella

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Supervisor Consultation Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation every two weeks on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Regular consultation with a supervisor (at least once a fortnight unless otherwise approved by the unit coordinator)."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
completion, to a satisfactory standard, of a critical review of 5,000-6,000 words.Application for Ethics approval to be submitted to the relevant committee by 31st August in the first year of candidature100