Biomed Sci Honours 413

Course code HUBS4403Units 20Level 4000Faculty of Health and MedicineSchool of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy

The Honours Program provides students with advanced knowledge and skills in specialised areas of biomedical science and provides an introduction to research. The courses together comprise a program of approved supervised research. Candidates present a project report in the form of a thesis. The project report is also presented and defended orally. Candidates are required to submit an assignment on an approved topic and to attend seminars.
Mid year entry is also available for full time and part time students.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 1, Semester 2
Previously offered in 2014
Objectives1. Carry out original research under supervision of a member of the academic staff.
2. Review of the literature relevant to the research specialty and an area outside the research specialty
3. Present both written and oral summaries of the research program
ContentCourse content will be determined by agreement of student and supervising member of staff and approval by the Bachelor of Biomedical Science Honours Committee.
Replacing Course(s)Not applicable
TransitionNot applicable
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeBachelor of Biomedical Science program
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsIndividual Supervision
Seminar
Assessment Items
Other: (please specify)Presentation on Honours Proposal
Literature Review on Thesis Topic
Thesis
Thesis Defence
Final Seminar
The mark for each item that requires submission by the student will be reduced by 2% for every day that it is late.
Contact HoursIndividual Supervision: for 10 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for HUBS4403