RESEARCH MASTERS B

PSY5RMB

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, Masters degree candidates develop a critical review related to their selected research area. Critical evaluation of a body of research literature will require summarising, analysis, and evaluation of the research results, especially focussing on the interpretations and ideas that have emerged in the literature. The aim of the critical review is to demonstrate how a selected research question is grounded in research findings and compatible with theory.

SchoolPsychology and Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSimon Crowe

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

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. Develop knowledge in a topic relevant to clinical psychology or clinical neuropsychology
02. Develop skills in writing a critical analysis on a research topic relevant to clinical psychology or clinical neuropsychology

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSimon Crowe

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Draft plan for critical review (1,000-words)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

Critical review (5,500-words)The examinations of the critical review is a summative assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo80 SILO1, SILO2

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSimon Crowe

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 30 - 42
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Draft plan for critical review (1,000-words)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

Critical review (5,500-words)The examinations of the critical review is a summative assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo80 SILO1, SILO2

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Summer, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSimon Crowe

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 0 - 0
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Draft plan for critical review (1,000-words)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

Critical review (5,500-words)The examinations of the critical review is a summative assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo80 SILO1, SILO2