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PY4104 - Psychology Thesis Part 1 of 2

Credit points: 6
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Subject chain: PY4104 PY4105
Administered by: School of Arts and Social Sciences (pre 2015)

Available to psychology students who have completed three years of study and who have been accepted into level 4 of the psychology honours program. 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 design and conduct an independent research project that culminates in a thesis. This subject involves regular meetings with a research supervisor throughout the course of the year; participation in professional orientation and development seminars and the presentation of a paper based on the students research at an annual mini-conference.

Learning Outcomes

  • to develop independent research skills in a research project supervised by a staff member.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
PY4050 PY4060 PY4102 PY4101

Availabilities

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
Coordinator: Dr David Mitchell
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours - Research supervision
Assessment: integrated assessment across subject chain (%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Nerina Caltabiano
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours - Research supervision
Assessment: integrated assessment across subject chain (%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
Census Date 20-Mar-2014
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours - Research supervision
Assessment: integrated assessment across subject chain (%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 52
Census Date 17-Jul-2014
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours - Research supervision
Assessment: integrated assessment across subject chain (%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
Census Date 13-Nov-2014
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours - Research supervision
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.