THESIS PREPARATION

PHE4THA

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, you will identify a significant research issue and, under supervision conduct a critical review of the literature relevant to the area of study. You will derive appropriate research questions, develop an appropriate research methodology, and prepare a project proposal and Ethics Committee submission. This subject must be taken in conjunction with PHE4THB or equivalent.

SchoolPsychology and Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorPeter Higgs

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsThis subject must be taken before PHE4THB

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. Critically review, appraise and synthesise research literature
02. Design a research project to address a number of identified core research aims/questions.
03. Prepare and submit an ethics application

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSteve Begg

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 0 - 0
Seven 1.50 h seminar other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students participate in Project Committee meetings and meet with thesis supervisor on a regular basis"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Ethics Committee submission (1,500-words equivalent) This subject is graded as a pass or fail.N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO3
One research project proposal (3,000-words) This subject is graded as pass or failN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorPeter Higgs

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h seminar other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students participate in Project Committee meetings, seminars, and meet with thesis supervisor on a regular basis"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Ethics Committee submission (1,500-words equivalent) This subject is graded as a pass or fail.N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO3
One research project proposal (3,000-words) This subject is graded as pass or failN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSteve Begg

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 0 - 0
One 1.00 h seminar other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students participate in Project Committee meetings and meet with thesis supervisor on a regular basis"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Ethics Committee submission (1,500-words equivalent) This subject is graded as a pass or fail.N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO3
One research project proposal (3,000-words) This subject is graded as pass or failN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2