SRUR5311 Rural Specialisation—Research Project 1

Credit
6 points
Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Non-standard teaching periodRural and remote sitesFace to face
Content
This unit delivers identical content and learning objectives to SMED5311 Research Project 1, but is based on a project with a rural service provider.
Outcomes
Students are able to (1) develop and refine workable/testable hypotheses/research questions based on gaps in available knowledge; (2) develop an appropriate research plan, experimental approach or clinical audit/trial design and select appropriate outcomes to test the hypothesis or answer the research questions; (3) communicate information regarding the study background and rationale, research aims, study design and data analysis to colleagues and supervisors in both oral and written form; and (4) revise and adapt components of the proposed research project based on informed feedback.
Assessment
Typically this unit is assessed in the following ways: (1) research proposal (60 per cent) and (2) oral presentation (40 per cent). Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Dr Craig Sinclair
Unit rules
Prerequisites:
SMED4221 Research Foundations Unit
or
SRUR4221 Rural Specialisation—Research Foundations Unit
Approved quota: 240—domestic (210) and international (30)
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