No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2016

BMS509 Dissertation (16)


This subject is an independent research study in an aspect of biomedical science related to the student?s area of speciality. The study involves the collection, analysis and interpretation of new data. The students will be expected to relate their study to practical issues affecting their profession.

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Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details prior to contacting their course coordinator: BMS509
Where differences exist between the handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLSchool of Biomedical Sciences

Enrolment restrictions

Restricted to Biomedical Sciences postgraduate students
Prerequisite(s)Incompatible subject(s)
BMS500 and BMS508BMS510 BMS518 HLT509 HLT522 PHM509

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
? have developed the knowledge, skills and capacity to analyse, evaluate and review current research literature;
? be able to apply the results to the field of their speciality;
? have developed the capacity for independent scholarship and/or research.


The subject will cover the following topics:
? Individual research project, associated with student's major area of study.


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.