Research Project 3

Course code PSYC6518Units 10Level 6000Faculty of Science and Information TechnologySchool of Psychology

With the guidance of one or more research supervisors, students will conduct and report the research project which they designed in PSYC6511, Research Project 1. The steps involved in this process include data collection, data analysis, and report writing. The mode of delivery is internal and teaching is by individual supervision.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 1, Semester 2
Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesOn successful completion of this course, students will have:

1. Continued progress with an individual research project under supervision.
2. Consolidated their general research skills as required by their specific research project.
ContentStudents will work together with their primary and secondary supervisors to achieve the objectives specified above. At least one supervisor must be a member of the academic staff of the School of Behavioural Sciences. Co-supervision by others outside the School can be arranged.
Replacing Course(s)None
TransitionNot applicable
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeIt is assumed that students will have passed courses in statistics and research methodology, and will have completed a research project, as part of a four-year program in Psychology which has been accredited by the Australian Psychological Society. It is also assumed that they will have completed a research proposal as part of the program, in PSYC6511, Research Project 1. They will also have gained expertise through participation in the previous research course PSYC6515.
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsIndividual Supervision
Assessment Items
ReportsContinued progress towards completion of a research report/thesis (Course objectives 1 and 2).
Contact HoursIndividual Supervision: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Compulsory Components
Requisite by EnrolmentThis course is only available to students enrolled in the Doctor of Clinical Psychology and Doctor of Clinical and Health Psychology program.
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for PSYC6518