Health Science Honours II

Course code HLSC4402
Available in 2015
2015 Course Timetables

Description

This course further develops the skills and knowledge needed to complete a research project for the Bachelor of Health Science (Honours). Students will perform the methods developed for their research project, analyse and interpret their data, and develop skills in oral presentation, under academic supervision.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 2 - 2015

Ourimbah

  • Semester 2 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Conduct research under supervision

2. Articulate their research project results in an oral presentation, including an interpretation of their results in relation to the scientific literature.

Content

  1. Individual academic Honours supervision relevant to the student's Honours research project, related to the collection/organisation of data and the interpretation of results from analysis
  2. Multidisciplinary research seminars that allow students to learn about how research results are presented for various study designs, and the format of research presentations for scientific conferences or academic groups
  3. Student oral presentation of their own research results for peer review and discussion

Requisites

This course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Health Science (Honours) program.

Assumed Knowledge

Bachelor's degree in Medical Radiation Science, Oral Health, Podiatry or the equivalent.

Assessment Items

Presentation: Presentation - Individual

Contact Hours

Seminar

Face to Face On Campus 14 hour(s) per Term