GradDip Research Project Part B
|Course code PSYC6781B||Units 10||Level 6000||Faculty of Science and Information TechnologySchool of Psychology|
This course forms part of an Australian Psychological Society accredited sequence. PSYC6781A and PSYC6781B together form one option for a fourth year research project in psychology. The courses entail the development, conduct, analysis and reporting of a piece of original empirical research. This research is carried out under the supervision of a member of the academic staff of the School of Psychology.
The course PSYC6781A of this Multi-Term Sequence Course must be taken prior to enrolment in the 'B' component.
Not to count with PSYC4801B
Available in 2015
|Objectives||On successful completion of this course, students will have further developed their:|
1. psychological research skills including use of appropriate research instruments and data analysis
2. scientific writing skills
3. capacity to critically evaluate research data
4. present information in written format in an interesting and comprehensible manner with appropriate interpretation and evaluation.
Knowledge: students will be expected to gain knowledge of research methodology equivalent to that suitable for a professional psychologist.
|Content||Details of topics will be available at the commencement of the academic year.|
|Replacing Course(s)||Replacing PSYC4090B and PSYC4220.|
|Assumed Knowledge||Completion of PSYC6781A (Research Project Part A)|
Completion of an APS accredited sequence of years 1 - 3 in psychology.
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
Self Directed Learning
|Contact Hours||Student Projects: for 8 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
Laboratory: for 4 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
|Timetables||2015 Course Timetables for PSYC6781B|