|Student Contribution Band:||Band 3|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences|
This subject develops research project skills including project management and requires students to apply, consolidate and extend their discipline knowledge and skills to design and complete a biomedical research project in collaboration with other students. The project design will be determined by students in consultation with staff. The students will facilitate the research projects developed by small groups of undergraduate students by providing inter-team management, leadership and interpersonal communication skills in a professional context under academic staff supervision. Students will complete workplace orientated performance management plans and critically reflect on their performance and plans for improvement. Students will develop skills in constructing a research hypothesis, protocol design, experimental techniques, quality control, data collection and analysis. Students will present experimental results in an oral format and propose future experiments in the context of a grant proposal. Student will compile and showcase their discipline knowledge and skills in the format of a job application. ** Please note that this subject includes a 2 day intensive during O Week SP2.
|Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019|
|Coordinator:||Dr Hillary Vanderven|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Donna Rudd, Assoc. Professor Brenda Govan, Assoc. Professor Suzy Munns, Assoc. Professor Catherine Rush.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||presentations (25%); assignments (20%); initial and final project report (25%); grant proposal (30%).|
An enrolment quota applies to this offering.
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.