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ML4404 - Medical Laboratory Science Research Elective

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: School of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences (pre 2015)

Available to level 4 Medical Laboratory Science Honours students.

Candidates will carry out independent research investigation on a topic determined and proposed in level 3. The subject encompasses data collection and dissertation writing. The defence of the investigation will be conducted at a mutually agreed time during level 4.

Learning Outcomes

  • complete research investigation;
  • prepare a dissertation on the topic;
  • understand aspects of experimental design, planning costing, execution and data interpretation;
  • understand conventions in scientific writing and data presentation.
BC3401 and MI3421 and PP3151


Townsville, Block, Study Period 6
Census Date 26-Jun-2014
Non-standard start/end 26-May-2014 to 01-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching 26-May-2014 to 04-Jul-2014
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner.
Assessment: other exams (25%); presentations (70%); assignments (5%).
Special Assessment Requirements: The honours component will be assessed as per the award requirements

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.