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HLSC44-140: Honours Thesis A - Bachelor of Health Sciences Honours

Description

The thesis constitutes the major assessable component of the Honours year. It will be assessed as a scientific document, including consideration of the thoroughness of the literature review, the rigour, and validity of the data generated, and the students' analysis, presentation, and interpretation of their results. Additionally, the general presentation and style of the report will be evaluated. This part of the assessment will usually be performed by examiners with relevant experience in the area of research undertaken by the student.

Subject details

Type: Honours Thesis
Code: HLSC44-140
EFTSL: 0.188
Faculty: Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine
Semesters offered:
  • May 2023 [Standard Offering]
Credit: 15
Study areas:
  • Health, Biomedical, and Sport Sciences
  • Medicine
Subject fees:
  • Commencing in 2023: $6,075.00
  • Commencing in 2024: $6,390.00
  • Commencing in 2023: $7,215.00
  • Commencing in 2024: $7,650.00

Learning outcomes

  1. Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively to a general or scientific audience the relevance and outcomes of your research.
  2. Under supervision apply appropriate high level technical skills to the project of study with due regard to scientific and safety standards
  3. Effectively liaise with external partners to negotiate appropriate resources and/or access to research subjects
  4. Conduct research within ethical frameworks in individual and team environments to achieve high level outcomes

Enrolment requirements

Requisites:

Nil

Assumed knowledge:

Assumed knowledge is the minimum level of knowledge of a subject area that students are assumed to have acquired through previous study. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they meet the assumed knowledge expectations of the subject. Students who do not possess this prior knowledge are strongly recommended against enrolling and do so at their own risk. No concessions will be made for students’ lack of prior knowledge.

Restrictions: This subject is not available to
  • Study Abroad Students

This subject is only available to students admitted into a Health Sciences and Medicine Honours Degree and requires Faculty approval.

This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.

Subject dates

  • Standard Offering
    Enrolment opens: 19/03/2023
    Semester start: 15/05/2023
    Subject start: 15/05/2023
    Cancellation 1: 29/05/2023
    Cancellation 2: 05/06/2023
    Last enrolment: 28/05/2023
    Withdraw - Financial: 10/06/2023
    Withdraw - Academic: 01/07/2023
    Teaching census: 09/06/2023
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens: 19/03/2023
Semester start: 15/05/2023
Subject start: 15/05/2023
Cancellation 1: 29/05/2023
Cancellation 2: 05/06/2023
Last enrolment: 28/05/2023
Withdraw - Financial: 10/06/2023
Withdraw - Academic: 01/07/2023
Teaching census: 09/06/2023

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