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PY6201 - Research Thesis A

Credit points: 3
Year: 2020
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.

Subject 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

Prerequisites: PY6010
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
PY5301 PY5302 PY5303 PY5304 PY5305 PY6006 PY6301 PY6302 PY6303

Availabilities

Townsville, Intensive, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Face to face teaching (Consult Discipline for on-campus attendance requirements)

Townsville, Intensive, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2020
Face to face teaching (Consult Discipline for on-campus attendance requirements)

JCU Singapore, Mixed attendance, Study Period 58
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Face to face teaching (Limited attendance)

JCU Singapore, Mixed attendance, Study Period 59
Census Date 27-Aug-2020
Face to face teaching (Limited attendance)

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.