PODI6900 Podiatric Research Thesis (full-time)

96 points
(see Timetable)
Non-standard teaching periodUWA (Perth)Face to face
Non-standard teaching periodUWA (Perth)Face to face
The thesis for the Doctor of Podiatry should provide a comprehensive study of the topic under consideration and make a substantial and original contribution of knowledge to the field of podiatric medicine. It should also focus on the improvement of professional practice through the detailed study of practice issues and the application of theoretical knowledge and practical skills.
Students prepare a thesis of not more than 70,000 words based on their mentored research.
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: thesis. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Assoc/Prof Cam Wareham
Unit rules
completion of all Doctor of Podiatry (90820) core units to the value of 48 points
Contact hours
supervised research
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