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PY6202 - Masters Thesis B (Part 1 of 2)

Credit points: 3
Year: 2021
Student Contribution Band: Band 4
Subject chain: PY6202 PY6203
Administered by: College of Healthcare Sciences

Available to MPsych students.

This subject is the first of two chained dissertation subjects (PY6202 and PY6203). The chained subjects requires the submission of a dissertation in the form of a journal article and the presentation of findings at an internal psychology conference.

Learning Outcomes

  • investigate a clinically relevant research topic;
  • manage a research project;
  • demonstrate advanced skills in data analysis;
  • demonstrate high quality written communication skills;
  • demonstrate high quality oral communications and presentation skills.

Subject Assessment

  • Written > Thesis/dissertation .

Special Assessment Requirements

Passing requirements: achieve a cumulative score of at least 50% after the application of any penalties such as late penalties.

Prerequisites: PY6201 AND PY6010
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
PY5301 PY5302 PY5303 PY5304 PY5305 PY6006 PY6301 PY6302 PY6303

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.

JCU Singapore, Study Period 58, Mixed attendance
Census Date 25-Mar-2021
Face to face teaching (Consult discipline for on-campus attendance requirements)

JCU Singapore, Study Period 59, Mixed attendance
Census Date 26-Aug-2021
Face to face teaching (Consult discipline for on-campus attendance requirements)
Coord/Lect: Professor Nigel Marsh.

Townsville, Study Period 1, Mixed attendance
Census Date 25-Mar-2021
Face to face teaching (Consult discipline for on-campus attendance requirements)
Coord/Lect: Dr Meegan Kilcullen.

Townsville, Study Period 2, Mixed attendance
Census Date 26-Aug-2021
Face to face teaching (Consult discipline for on-campus attendance requirements)
Coord/Lect: Dr Meegan Kilcullen.

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.