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PSY4000

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

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Monash University Handbook 2011 Undergraduate - Unit

0 points, SCA Band 1, 0.000 EFTSL

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LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
OfferedClayton First semester 2011 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2011 (Day)
Clayton Full year 2011 (Day)
Sunway Second semester 2011 (Day)
Sunway Second semester 2011 (Off-campus)
Singapore Second semester 2011 (Off-campus)
South Africa Second semester 2011 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Greg Yelland

Synopsis

The psychology honours program comprises a research project conducted under supervision in an approved area, including the preparation of an ethics application submitted for approval to the relevant university ethics committee (human or animal); a major essay reviewing the current standing of an issue in psychology; participation in core seminars on research methods and on legal, ethical and professional issues; and participation in an elective seminar, on contemporary issues in psychology.

Assessment

Thesis: 50%
Essay: 30%
Seminar presentations, papers and tests: 20%

Chief examiner(s)

Dr Penny Hasking

Prerequisites

A degree and completion of a three-year Australian Psychological Society accredited major sequence in psychology with studies in research methods at third-year level; 70% minimum average in core third-year level psychology units