MD7101 - Medicine Honours Part 1 of 2
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Medicine & Dentistry
This program follows the traditional format of one year of Honours study post graduation.
It is available to recently graduated medical students who have not already completed
an in-course honours degree. The program develops research skills, as students develop
and complete a research project under expert supervision. Normally the program is
completed within 12 months if studied full time, or two years part time. Students
who are currently enrolled in the sixth year of the JCU Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor
of Surgery degree who meet the appropriate admission requirements may apply to commence
this course on a part time basis during their sixth year. This subject is available
to students admitted to the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery with Honours
(Graduate Entry) course only.
This subject is the first of two subjects (the other being MD7102) that in combination
constitute a full-time honours option for the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
Honours (Graduate Entry) course. The subject consists of research undertaken for preparation
of a thesis and seminars which accompany the research process. Students will be able
to choose a research project related to a medical discipline. All projects are subject
to approval by the honours coordinator in the School of Medicine and Dentistry.
- To enable students to analyse data, apply and use appropriate methods and critically
- To develop the skills required to carry out a literature search and to critically
evaluation the literate;
- To develop the skills necessary to formulate a research question and project plan.
- integrated assessment across subject chain (%).
|MD6110 MD6120 MD6130 MD7103 MD7104 MD7105 MD7106
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.
Study Period 1
|Census Date 26-Mar-2020
|Face to face teaching
(Students may be required to attend workshops or to present their research. This may
occur on campus or by negotiation through videoconference or similar technologies.
The School will advise students of requirements for each part of the program.)
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately
- 13 hours - Meetings with Honours Supervisors
- assessment and self-directed study
An enrolment quota applies to this offering.
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