MINOR THESIS C

PHE5THC

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students will develop the necessary skills and knowledge to design and conduct a research study in their chosen discipline. Students will be provided with support through the research process via workshops and their research supervisor.   10-15,000-word thesis to be completed across multiple subjects including PHE5THA/B/C/D (depending which combination of subjects are undertaken). The word count is cumulative and only one 10-15,000-word thesis needs to be completed. The thesis grade will be awarded after the final submission.

SchoolPsychology and Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorCaroline de Moel

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

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 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. Execute comprehensive search strategies and apply critical appraisal skills to the available body of evidence.
02. Design an ethical and robust research study.
03. Conduct a research study within a defined and pre-determined time frame.
04. Communicate research study findings.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

City Campus, 2021, LTU Term 4, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCaroline de Moel

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 30 - 36
One 1.00 hour supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 36 and delivered via blended.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 36
One 2.00 hours workshop every two weeks on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 36 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Hurdle: Project and Supervisor Agreement

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Hurdle: Progress Report

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Hurdle: Ethics quiz

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

AT1: Oral presentation (3,000 words equivalence)

N/AN/AIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

AT2: Thesis (12,000 words)

N/AN/AIndividualNo80 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

City Campus, 2021, LTU Term 4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCaroline de Moel

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 30 - 36
One 1.00 hour supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 36 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 36
One 2.00 hours workshop every two weeks on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 36 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Hurdle: Project and Supervisor Agreement

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Hurdle: Progress Report

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Hurdle: Ethics quiz

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

AT1: Oral presentation (3,000 words equivalence)

N/AN/AIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

AT2: Thesis (12,000 words)

N/AN/AIndividualNo80 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

On-Line, 2021, LTU Term 4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCaroline de Moel

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 30 - 36
One 1.00 hour supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 36 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 36
One 2.00 hours workshop every two weeks on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 36 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Hurdle: Project and Supervisor Agreement

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Hurdle: Progress Report

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Hurdle: Ethics quiz

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

AT1: Oral presentation (3,000 words equivalence)

N/AN/AIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

AT2: Thesis (12,000 words)

N/AN/AIndividualNo80 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4