DENT5660 Special Research Project Part 2
- 6 points
If this unit does not have an online alternative, then students who are presently unable to enter Western Australia and whose studies would be delayed by an inability to complete this unit, should contact the unit coordinator (details given on this page) to ascertain, on an individual case-by-case basis, if alternate arrangements can be made to support their study in this unit.
Availability Location Mode Semester 2 UWA (Perth) Face to face Predominantly face-to-face. On campus attendance required to complete this unit. May have accompanying resources online.
- This unit is taken over two semesters and parts 1 and 2 must be completed to fulfil the requirements of the unit. The unit is taken as part of the Graduate Diploma in Forensic Odontology. It provides training in research methodology and each student designs and conducts a research project throughout the two semesters of the Graduate Diploma course. Students are required to write a research report regarding their project.
- Students are able to (1) design, conduct, interpret and report original research; (2) participate effectively in projects that require teamwork; and (3) understand research methodology.
- The research report is assessed by appropriate examiners at the end of semester two.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Dr Stephen Knott
- Unit rules
- Bachelor of Dental Science from this University or equivalent as recognised by the Faculty; and at least two years' experience in the practice of general dentistry
- enrolment in the Graduate Diploma in Forensic Odontology (91350)
Approved quota: 2
- Contact hours
- 60–70 hours per semester depending on the nature of the research project
This depends on the nature of the research project.
- 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.
- Unit readings, including any essential textbooks, are listed in the unit outline for each unit, one week prior the commencement of study. The unit outline will be available via the LMS and the UWA Handbook one week prior the commencement of study. Reading lists and essential textbooks are subject to change each semester. Information on essential textbooks will also be made available on the Essential Textbooks. This website is updated regularly in the lead up to semester so content may change. It is recommended that students purchase essential textbooks for convenience due to the frequency with which they will be required during the unit. A limited number of textbooks will be made available from the Library in print and will also be made available online wherever possible. Essential textbooks can be purchased from the commercial vendors to secure the best deal. The Student Guild can provide assistance on where to purchase books if required. Books can be purchased second hand at the Guild Secondhand bookshop (second floor, Guild Village), which is located on campus.