Dissertation Preparation (6001HLS)

This course is offered as a one week intensive course run in Orientation week (O week) in Trimester 1 and Trimester 2). It is available to students enrolled in Health Group Honours programs, the Graduate Diploma in Health Research (4161), the Master of Medical Research (5433 and 5626), Master of Advanced Practice with honours (5425) and Master of Advanced Practice (5424) - Health Care Research strand only. The course must be listed in your program. Students are presented with a framework to develop their research proposal. Students will be expected to clearly define their research topic and communicate this in both written and verbal forms. Students will develop proficiency in searching databases, compiling literature relevant to their dissertation topic and critically reviewing the literature to identify gaps. They will formulate their research aims and explain the significance of their research to an audience of their peers. Finally students will also be required to identify research methods and analytical tools that can be utilized in their study. This course is incompatible with 7001HSV (Foundations of Research Inquiry in Health).

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 2

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 1Gold Coast Trimester 2

Course Attributes

Restricted: Course must be listed in Program

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
1 July 2019
Last day to add a course
14 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
28 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
25 August 2019
Restriction: Student must be enrolled in one of the following programs: 1358,1578,1590,1614,2092,2093,2096,2097,2098,2099,2100,2101,2102,2116,2118,2119,2120,2121,2122,2126,2127,3276,4161,4170,5263,5607,5626,5661,5725

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Computer Laboratory
Computer Laboratory (40606) Open Wednesday 13:00 - 15:50
3 July 2019
G02 1.26H
Clinical Sciences Building
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Seminar
Seminar (44126) Open Tuesday 09:00 - 15:50
2 July 2019
G11 3.56
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus
Wednesday 09:00 - 11:50
3 July 2019
G11 3.56
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus
Thursday 09:00 - 15:50
4 July 2019
G11 3.56
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
18 February 2019
Last day to add a course
3 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
17 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
14 April 2019
Restriction: Student must be enrolled in one of the following programs: 1358,1578,1590,1614,2092,2093,2096,2097,2098,2099,2100,2101,2102,2116,2118,2119,2120,2121,2122,2126,2127,3276,4161,4170,5263,5607,5626,5661,5725

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Medical Science

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Computer Laboratory
Computer Laboratory (10717) Tuesday 13:00 - 15:50
19 February 2019
G05 3.43
Health Sciences Building
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Seminar
Seminar (14372) Open Monday 09:00 - 11:50
18 February 2019
G06 2.05
Academic 2
Gold Coast Campus
Monday 13:00 - 15:50
18 February 2019
G06 2.05
Academic 2
Gold Coast Campus
Tuesday 09:00 - 11:50
19 February 2019
G06 2.05
Academic 2
Gold Coast Campus
Wednesday 09:00 - 12:50
20 February 2019
G06 2.05
Academic 2
Gold Coast Campus
Wednesday 14:00 - 15:50
20 February 2019
G06 2.05
Academic 2
Gold Coast Campus
Thursday 13:00 - 15:50
21 February 2019
G06 2.05
Academic 2
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 09:00 - 12:50
22 February 2019
G06 2.05
Academic 2
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (14371) Open Thursday 09:00 - 11:50
21 February 2019
G06 2.05
Academic 2
Gold Coast Campus