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MD4113 - Medical Science Honours Part 3 of 3

Credit points: 12
Year: 2021
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Subject chain: MD4111 MD4112 MD4113
Administered by: College of Medicine & Dentistry

Available only to MBBS students

Students will participate in structured teaching and conduct a supervised pre-clinical or clinical research project. Individual research topics will be approved by the College of Medicine and Dentistry Honours Committee.

Learning Outcomes

  • analyse and interpret research findings;
  • conduct under supervision a research project;
  • demonstrate a capacity to analyse the relevant clinical and scientific literature;
  • design a research project able to address this question within resource constraints;
  • formulate a research question relevant to the chosen discipline and present relevant findings in a way that links to clinical practice.

Subject Assessment

  • Oral > Presentation 1 - (20%) - Individual
  • Written > Thesis/dissertation - (70%) - Individual
  • Written > Literature review - (10%) - Individual.
Prerequisites: MD4111 MD4112


As this subject is part of a subject chain, a final standard grade (e.g. P, C) will only be recorded for each subject after successful completion of all parts of the subject chain.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 26-Aug-2021

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.