NURSING & MIDWIFERY THESIS B

NSM5MTB

2021

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

In this subject students are required to conduct a research study, and report that study, in a thesis. The research focus needs to be congruent with the research interests and programs within the School of Nursing and Midwifery. The results of the research should contribute to the evidence base within either nursing and/or midwifery. Decisions about focus of the research and development of a research proposal should be made in consultation with the designated research supervisor before enrolment in this subject.

SchoolNursing and Midwifery

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorRuby Walter

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites If the student is enrolled in HMN (only V1, V2, V3 or V4) or HMND then must have passed NSM5RFN and NSM5CPR and NSM5APA and NSM5APB If the student is enrolled in HMMID then must pass NSM5APA and NSM5APB and NSM5CIA

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsNSG5MTB

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Provide appropriate evidence of advanced knowledge about a specialist body of theoretical and or applied topic.
02. Demonstrate a high order of skill in analysis, critical evaluation and/or professional application through the planning and execution of a research study.
03. Demonstrate the ability to add to the body of knowledge in a relevant field text.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

On-Line, 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRuby Walter

Class requirements

Supervised ResearchWeek: 0 - 0
One 4.00 h supervised research per week from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via online.
Individual consultation with a supervisor and independent study. Students are normally expected to present their work-in-progress in a research seminar program.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
15,000-word thesis or paper for publication in a peer-reviewed journal. Grades will not be finalised until the successful completion of a total of 60 credit points (NSM5MTA & NSM5MTB).N/AN/AN/ANo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

On-Line, 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRuby Walter

Class requirements

Supervised ResearchWeek: 0 - 0
One 4.00 h supervised research per week from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via online.
Individual consultation with a supervisor and independent study. Students are normally expected to present their work-in-progress in a research seminar program.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
15,000-word thesis or paper for publication in a peer-reviewed journal. Grades will not be finalised until the successful completion of a total of 60 credit points (NSM5MTA & NSM5MTB).N/AN/AN/ANo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3