PS4102 - Physiotherapy Honours Thesis Part 1 of 2
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Healthcare Sciences
Available to Physiotherapy honours students only
This subject is available to students enrolled in the Honours program. Students will
utilise the project plan developed in PS3110 to guide the development of an original
project relevant to Physiotherapy. This subject will require the student to produce
a comprehensive literature review illustrating the student's thorough examination
of the topic. Students will also be required to demonstrate progress in other areas
of the project such as data collection and collation.
- demonstrate advanced skills to select and apply methods and technologies to answer
the research topic;
- demonstrate advanced planning, analytical and problem-solving skills necessary to
carry out the project plan developed in PS3110;
- plan and manage the process of data collection, including ongoing consideration of
issues related to reliability, validity, methodological rigor and ethical issues,
to ensure adequate progress is achieved towards the completion of the project, with
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 28-Mar-2019
||Dr Anne Jones.
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
- 36 hours - Students will be expected to meet with their supervisor at least fortnightly for the
duration of the study period and to spend 10 hrs per week in independent study on
their thesis topic
- assessment and self-directed study
||integrated assessment across subject chain (%).
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