RMED5901 Thesis Research (full-time)

Credit
48 points
Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Semester 1UWA (Perth)Face to face
Semester 2UWA (Perth)Face to face
Content
This unit represents the equivalent of two semesters of full-time study towards a final thesis relevant to rural and remote medicine. The Master of Rural and Remote Medicine is a broad-based degree for those wishing to pursue a career in teaching or research focused on rural and remote medicine. As rural and remote medicine is a generalised discipline the range of research topics is very wide, from large-scale epidemiology studies to educational and qualitative or clinical studies.
Assessment
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: final thesis. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Associate Professor Denese Playford
Unit rules
Prerequisites:
RMED5801 Rural Clinical Education Practice, RMED5802 Philosophy of Rural and Remote Medicine, RMED5803 Principles of Clinical Teaching and Learning (Rural),
and
RMED5804 Research Methods for Rural Medicine
Contact hours
video conference seminars/workshops: 2 hours per fortnight
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