HLT509 Health Master's Dissertation (32)
CSU Discipline Area: Generic Science subjects (GENSC)
In this subject, with the assistance of a supervisor, students undertake independent research implementing the proposal approved in HLT506.
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Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: HLT509
Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.
Restricted to students enrolled in health related Master's courses.
Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
undertake an independent research project in the field of health science and document the process and finding in an academically appropriate form.
The subject will cover the following topics:
Each student will undertake independent research under the guidance of a Research Supervisor and/or research team. The dissertation will be expected to meet the following criteria: a clear, well argued and critical exposition of the research problem, methodology and findings; builds on and extends current knowledge in the topic area by linking project to a critical review of relevant literature; demonstrates an ability to work independently according to a predetermined schedule; demonstrates an appropriate application of research design, data collection methods and data analysis; relates the specific research topic to the wider field of knowledge within the health sciences.
The information contained in the 2013 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 25 February 2013. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.