SRUR5311 Rural Specialisation—Research Project 1
- 6 points
Availability Location Mode Non-standard teaching period Rural and remote sites Face to face
- This unit delivers identical content and learning objectives to SMED5311 Research Project 1, but is based on a project with a rural service provider.
- 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 an oral presentation; and (4) revise and adapt components of the proposed research project based on informed feedback.
- Typically this unit is assessed in the following ways: (1) progress report and (2) proposal defence. Further information is available in the unit outline.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Dr Craig Sinclair
- Unit rules
- Contact hours
- variable but there is regular contact with project supervisor
- The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
- All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
- Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available at the University Co-operative Bookshop (from early January) and appropriate administrative offices for students to consult. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.