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LA4055 - Planning Research

Credit points: 6
Year: 2021
Student Contribution Band: Band 4
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

Students will be required to demonstrate that their Honours project is of a suitable scope and standard for the degree and that they have the capacity to complete the project in a timely manner with the resources available. The supervisor will assist the student to complete several tasks such as the Literature Review, the Confirmation Seminar, the Pre-completion Seminar and any required Animal or Human Ethics Permits.

Learning Outcomes

  • design and communicate research at the appropriate level in accordance with the Australian Qualifications Framework;
  • demonstrate, at an advanced level, the ability to conduct appropriate research and analysis and extract logical conclusions from the research results;
  • demonstrate advanced skills to review, critically appraise and synthesise literature relevant to the chosen research topic;
  • communicate research findings using advanced written and oral communication skills.

Subject Assessment

  • Oral > Presentation 1 - (40%) - Individual
  • Written > Proposal - (40%) - Individual
  • Written > Reflection/reflective task 1 - (20%) - Individual.

Availabilities

Cairns, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 25-Mar-2021
Coordinator: Dr Jamie Fellows
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 6 credit point subject is approximately 260 hours.

  • 12 hours online collaboration sessions - Workshops
  • assessment and self-directed study

Cairns, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 26-Aug-2021
Coordinator: Dr Jamie Fellows, Assoc. Professor Thomas Middleton
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 6 credit point subject is approximately 260 hours.

  • 12 hours online collaboration sessions - Workshops
  • assessment and self-directed study

Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 25-Mar-2021
Coordinator: Dr Jamie Fellows
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 6 credit point subject is approximately 260 hours.

  • 12 hours online collaboration sessions - Workshops
  • assessment and self-directed study

Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 26-Aug-2021
Coordinator: Dr Jamie Fellows, Assoc. Professor Thomas Middleton
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 6 credit point subject is approximately 260 hours.

  • 12 hours online collaboration sessions - Workshops
  • assessment and self-directed study

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.