hmk2ria research in action



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Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Research in Action introduces you to the fundamentals of designing a research project and connects you with established researchers as part of a 35-hour internship across the semester. You will learn about the processes that surround research activity as well as witnessing first-hand what real-life research looks like by working side-by-side with top researchers or professionals at La Trobe University. This is an opportunity for you to develop your research and leadership skills. As part of your transformation into a more experienced researcher, you will be introduced to a variety of challenges, including how to disseminate your research and how to make yourself more employable by building online profiles.

SchoolLa Trobe Learning & Teaching

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorHannah Schurholz

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsNo

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Subject rules

Prerequisites HMK0PRE


Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Students must be enrolled in the Hallmark Program.

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Demonstrate flexibility and creativity in developing ideas, and in identifying and solving complex problems.

Literature review and individual research poster

02. Work effectively, both independently and as a member of a team, in a multi-disciplinary work environment.

Research presentation

03. Engage in ongoing reflection on issues facing research conducted in different environments.

Internship reflection logbook and internship statement

04. Present research outcomes verbally and in writing to a diverse audience using appropriate academic language in the context of relevant scholarly literature.

Research posters and 15 minute group presentations

05. Develop and write a literature review to prepare for internship activity.

Literature review

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