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.

Subject Outlines
Current CSU students can view Subject Outlines for recent sessions. Please note that Subject Outlines and assessment tasks are updated each session.

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

Enrolment Restrictions

Restricted to Biomedical Sciences postgraduate students


BMS500 and BMS508

Incompatible Subjects

BMS510, 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.


This subject will cover the following topics:

? Individual research project, associated with student's major area of study.


Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or or phone on 1800 275 278.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 275 278 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

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.