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OT4103 - Honours Thesis and Presentation Part 1 of 2

Credit points: 6
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Subject chain: OT4103 OT4104
Administered by: Sch Public Health,Trop Medicine&Rehabilitation Sc (pre 2015)

Available to Bachelor of Occupational Therapy honours students. Except with the approval of the Head of School/Associate Dean, all subjects in a chain must be studied in consecutive teaching periods.

Students are required to collate their data and analyse for their honours research under academic staff supervision (at least 65 hours supervision). Preparation of a thesis is required to demonstrate the students ability to analyse data, critically evaluate results and report findings in a scholarly manner. The student is also required to present at a professional seminar on the details of their research work.

Learning Outcomes

  • Collate and analyse the data gathered;
  • Prepare a scholarly research thesis;
  • Present an acadmic level seminar on research area/results;
  • Undertake undergraduate research project.
Prerequisites: OT3101
OT4002 OT4501 OT4502 OT4511 OT4512 OT4513 OT4514


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 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coord/Lect: Professor Matthew Yau.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours tutorials
Assessment: integrated assessment across subject chain (%).

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.