UWA Handbook 2017

Unit details

SMED5321 Research Project 2

Credit 6 points
  Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Non-standard teaching periodUWA (Perth)Face to face
Content Students continue their research project (commenced when enrolled in SMED5311 Research Project 1), under the supervision of a UWA academic staff member. Students are also expected to (1) maintain a research journal or lab book outlining the progress of their research, the procedures they are conducting, experimental conditions, changes to the study design or experimental procedures and their results; and (2) prepare a portfolio of their results and the interpretation of the data. This should include a reflective commentary of the development of this research towards preparation of a research publication.
Outcomes Students are able to (1) document key findings using appropriate methods; (2) apply statistical knowledge obtained in semester one to the individual research project; and (3) demonstrate critical thinking through written work and further development of written communication skills.
Assessment Typically this unit is assessed in the following ways: (1) oral presentation of research proposal; and (2) progress report. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s) Professor Kevin Croft and Dr Jane Allan
Unit rules
Prerequisites: SMED5311 Research Project 1
Approved quota: 240—domestic (210) and international (30)
Unit Outlinehttp://www.unitoutlines.meddent.uwa.edu.au/Units/SMED5321/TS-C-2/2017

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