BMS348 Research Proposal (8)

In this subject, students prepare for research by writing a research proposal as well as completing ethics application(s) and other application(s) that may be required. A comprehensive and critical literature review in the area of study is analysed to inform the formulation of a research question, develop a proposal for the School's Honours Committee, and address inherent ethical issues, when appropriate. After completing this subject, a student is well placed to continue with the research. This subject requires background in research methodology.

Subject Outlines
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No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2018.

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School of Biomedical Sciences

Assumed Knowledge

It is strongly suggested that students enrol in BMS301, HLT330 and BMS348 concurrently.

Incompatible Subjects


Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to formulate research question(s) on a topic
  • be able to develop a research proposal on a topic
  • be able to develop complementary applications to address ethical requirement(s) and obtain other relevant approval(s) for a particular research topic


This subject will cover the following topics:
  • research proposal
  • ethics requirement(s) and application(s)
  • other necessary approval(s)


Current Students

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Prospective Students

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The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.