HSC712 Proposal for Applied Research/Investigation (32)


In this subject the research/investigation component of the Doctor of Health Science is proposed. Students develop their research question identified in HSC701 and prepare an applied research/investigation proposal. In addition students will obtain all the necessary approvals for the conduct of the study.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Location

Session 1
OnlineWagga Wagga Campus
Session 2
OnlineWagga Wagga Campus
On CampusWagga Wagga Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: HSC712
Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
Two sessionsSY/USFaculty 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 a proposal specifying how they intend addressing the problem; Have obtained all the necessary approvals for conduct of the research or investigation; Have prepared detailed reports and/or literature reviews on their professional situation.


The 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 proposals and documents required. Students will submit a statement of the negotiated expectations to the Faculty Graduate Studies Committee for approval.


The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 23 February 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.