Work Placement Project A

Course code BIOS6150
Not available in 2015
2015 Course Timetables


The aim of this unit is that the student gains practical experience, usually in workplace settings, in the application of knowledge and skills learnt during the coursework of the Masters program. The student will provide evidence of having met this goal by presenting a portfolio made up of preface and project reports. This course is offered in conjunction with the Biostatistics Collaboration of Australia (BCA).


Distance Education - Callaghan

  • Semester 2 - 2016
  • Semester 1 - 2016

Learning Outcomes

1. Have a greater understanding of real-life biostatistical problems;

2. Further develop the statistical skills they learned

3. Produce a portfolio or treatise/dissertation on the analyses they conducted during the workplace experience, thus increasing their writing skills


Students will not be provided with written material for this course. They will learn through their practical experience and through advice provided by their allocated supervisor.

Assessment Items

Project: Projects

Contact Hours

Distance Education - Callaghan

Online Activity

Online 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Self-Directed Learning

Self-Directed 10 hour(s) per Week for Full Term