Available in 2017, 2018

Course handbook

Description

This course is Part B of a multi-term sequence. Part A must also be completed to meet the requirements of the sequence.

Students will continue the group projects that were initiated during semester 1 and will apply techniques to analyse their data and synthesise the findings coherently, culminating in a manuscript that is structured according to author guidelines.


Availability2017 Course Timetables

Callaghan

  • Semester 2 - 2017
  • Semester 2 - 2018

Multi-term sequence

This course is part of a multi-term sequence. Both Part A and Part B must be completed to meet the requirements of the sequence. Part A and Part B must be completed in consecutive terms. Students must complete Part A before completing Part B. Students must complete the sequence within a twelve month period. If students complete Part A but are unable to complete Part B within the timeframe, they must re-enrol in Part A.


Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Apply research skills to study a research question/issue.

2. Critically appraise the literature related to the professional pharmacy question/issue.

3. Collect, analyse and interpret data as required to investigate the question/issue.

4. Demonstrate the application of research skills and knowledge.

5. Demonstrate advanced oral and written communication skills.


Content

  1. Construct a dataset
  2. Analyse data
  3. Report results
  4. Synthesise and discuss the results with reference to relevant literature
  5. Report the findings (oral and writtern).

Assumed knowledge

PHAR3204 Research Methodology and Health Technology Assessment and PHAR4104A Pharmacy Projects (Part A).


Assessment items

Report: Report - Method & Results *

Presentation: Presentation *

Report: Report - Journal Article *

* This assessment has a compulsory requirement.


Compulsory Requirements

In order to pass this course, each student must complete ALL of the following compulsory requirements:

Course Assessment Requirements:

  • Report: Attempt / Submission Requirement - Students must attempt/submit this assessment item to pass the course.
  • Presentation: Attempt / Submission Requirement - Students must attempt/submit this assessment item to pass the course.
  • Report: Attempt / Submission Requirement - Students must attempt/submit this assessment item to pass the course.

Contact hours

Callaghan

Seminar

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for 8 Weeks

Workshop

Face to Face On Campus 96 hour(s) per Term Full Term

This is group project work