SMED5341 Research Unit 2

Credit
6 points
Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Non-standard teaching periodUWA (Perth)Face to face
Content
Students continue their research project commenced in SMED5331 Research Project 1 under the supervision of a UWA academic staff member.

Students will present a seminar and provide a report outlining the progress of their research, the procedures they are conducting, experimental conditions, changes to the study design or experimental procedures.
Outcomes
Students are able to (1) demonstrate progress in their chosen research project and (2) display professional behaviour.
Assessment
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) progress seminar; (2) progress report; and (3) professional behaviour and
participation assessment (PBA). Further information is available in the unit outline.

To pass this unit, a student must: (a) achieve an overall mark of 50 per cent or higher for the unit; and (b) achieve the requisite requirements(s) or a mark of 50 per cent or greater, whichever is higher and specified in the unit outline, for the professional behaviour and
participation assessment (PBA) component.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Dr Jane Allan
Unit rules
Prerequisites:
SMED5331 Research Unit 1
Contact hours
variable but students have regular contact with project supervisors
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