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NUR5101

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

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Monash University Handbook 2010 Postgraduate - Unit

18 points, SCA Band 1, 0.375 EFTSL

LevelPostgraduate
FacultyFaculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
OfferedGippsland Full year 2010 (Day)
Gippsland Full year 2010 (External Candidature)
Gippsland Second semester to First semester 2010 (Day)
Gippsland Second semester to First semester 2010 (External Candidature)
Peninsula Full year 2010 (Day)
Peninsula Full year 2010 (External Candidature)
Peninsula Second semester to First semester 2010 (Day)
Peninsula Second semester to First semester 2010 (External Candidature)
Coordinator(s)Prof Mibel Aguilar, Associate Dean (Research Degrees), Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

Synopsis

This unit comprises a major research program including submission of a thesis. The thesis should embody the results of the candidate's investigation, which demonstrates independence of thought and the candidate's ability to carry out research in that discipline. Minor coursework such as a literature review and oral presentation is specified by the enrolling department.

Objectives

On completion of the unit, students will be able to understand the processes involved in the design, development and implementation of a research project; show communication skills in both oral and written presentations to both a specialist and non-specialist audience; have demonstrated the potential to pursue higher studies and learning in the relevant area of study.

Assessment

Minor thesis, literature review and allied work. Assessment will be advised to the student by the department/school honours coordinator.

Chief examiner(s)

Professor Mibel Aguilar