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PY6201 - Research Thesis A

Credit points: 03
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Healthcare Sciences

Available to MPsych students.

This subject has a focus on the development of competencies in research integrity, with an emphasis on human research ethics and research planning. The subject will review topics including research merit and integrity, justice, beneficence, and respect. Development of a thesis research proposal and successful submission of a human research ethics application are some of the requirements of subject completion.

Learning Outcomes

  • differentiate major human research integrity issues;
  • synthesise and apply human research ethics guidelines, research design principles, and evidence-based literature to the design of a clinical research project.
Prerequisites: PY6010
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
PY6006

Availabilities

Townsville, Block, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Face to face teaching (Consult Discipline for on-campus attendance requirements)
Coordinator: Dr Meegan Kilcullen
Lecturers: Dr Kerry McBain, Dr Meegan Kilcullen, Dr Beryl Buckby.
Assessment: completion of ethics training modules/workshop [sat/unsat]; confirmation of ethical or other relevant procedural approval [sat/unsat]; thesis research proposal [sat/unsat].
Special Assessment Requirements: In order to pass this subject students must achieve satisfactory in all assessment pieces

Townsville, Block, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Face to face teaching (Consult Discipline for on-campus attendance requirements)
Coordinator: Dr Meegan Kilcullen
Lecturers: Dr Kerry McBain, Dr Meegan Kilcullen, Dr Beryl Buckby.
Assessment: completion of ethics training modules/workshop [sat/unsat]; confirmation of ethical or other relevant procedural approval [sat/unsat]; thesis research proposal [sat/unsat].
Special Assessment Requirements: In order to pass this subject student must achieve satisfactory in all assessment pieces

JCU Singapore, Limited, Study Period 58
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Face to face teaching (Limited attendance)
Coord/Lect: Dr Meegan Kilcullen.
Assessment: completion of ethics training modules/workshop [sat/unsat]; confirmation of ethical or other relevant procedural approval [sat/unsat]; thesis research proposal [sat/unsat].
Special Assessment Requirements: In order to pass this subject students must achieve satisfactory in all assessment pieces

JCU Singapore, Limited, Study Period 59
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Face to face teaching (Limited attendance)
Coord/Lect: Dr Meegan Kilcullen.
Assessment: completion of ethics training modules/workshop [sat/unsat]; confirmation of ethical or other relevant procedural approval [sat/unsat]; thesis research proposal [sat/unsat].
Special Assessment Requirements: In order to pass this subject students must achieve satisfactory in all assessment pieces

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