HLT508 Health Master's Project (16)

This subject is an independent research study in health where, with the assistance of a supervisor, students implement the research proposal normally developed in HLT506. This project may involve the critical review and evaluation of existing data and knowledge or the collection, analysis and interpretation of new data. Students will be expected to relate their study to practical applications within their specific discipline.

Subject availability
Session 1 (30)
Wagga Wagga Campus
Session 2 (60)
Wagga Wagga Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details. 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
Two sessions
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Indigenous Health
Enrolment restrictions
Restricted to students enrolled in health related Master's courses.
Assumed Knowledge
( HLT505 or BMS500 ) and HLT506
Subject Relationships
HLT507 HLT507 and HLT508 are the same subject, with different durations
Incompatable Subjects
BMS509 BMS510 BMS518 HLT504 HLT507 HLT509 HLT515 HLT522
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to undertake, under the guidance of a supervisor, an independent research project in the field of health;
  • be able to document the findings in the form of a publishable article ready for submission to a peer reviewed professional journal;
  • be able to document the process for the entire project as a portfolio including the publishable article, and all components of the HLT506 proposal subject;
  • be able to apply the results to clinical practice in the student's areas of specialisation.
The subject will cover the following topics:

Individual research project, associated with student's specialisation of study, conducted under the guidance of a Research Supervisor.

Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure you will need to contact your Course Director. You can find the name and contact details for your Course Director in your offer letter or contact your School office.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 334 733 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2017 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: June 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.