HSC701 Reflective Practice in Health Science (16)

This subject is the first stage of the research/investigation component of the Doctor of Health Science. Students examine and reflect on their professional situation to identify a suitable question or problem worthy of a detailed study. In conjunction with their supervisor students are required to prepare detailed reports or reviews on their particular professional circumstance. The subject is completed in one session.

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


Session 1 (30)
On Campus
Wagga Wagga Campus
Wagga Wagga Campus
Session 2 (60)
Wagga Wagga Campus

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: HSC701. 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


Faculty of Science

Enrolment Restrictions

Restricted to students enrolled in the Doctor of Health Science course

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • have prepared detailed reports and/or literature reviews on their professional situation.


This subject will cover the following topics:
  • Students will work closely with their supervisors in all aspects of this subject.They will mutually agree on the format of written reports and literature reviews that are necessary.


Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or ask@csu.edu.au 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.