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RM7001 - Planning the Research: Masters Candidates

Credit points: 3
Year: 2021
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: Graduate Research

Available to Master of Philosophy students only

This subject will demonstrate that the research higher degree candidate's project is of a suitable scope and standard for the degree and that the candidate has the capacity to complete the project in a timely manner with the resources available. The Advisory Panel will assist the candidate to complete the following tasks to the satisfaction of their Candidature Committee: research proposal on approved generic pro-forma, public proposal seminar; any required Animal or Human Ethics Permits.

Learning Outcomes

  • skills to design and communicate research at the appropriate level in accordance with the Australian Qualifications Framework.

Subject Assessment

    Special Assessment Requirements

    Satisfactory completion of competency tasks listed above

    Assumed
    Knowledge:
    Entry requirements of degree
    Corequisites: RM7002

    Availabilities

    Townsville, Mixed attendance, Study Period 1
    Census Date 25-Mar-2021
    Face to face teaching (offered via flexible delivery and requires some on-campus attendance - may incorporate the delivery of teaching material via the internet, print material or CD ROM.)
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 13 hours - Regular meetings with Advisory Panel
    • assessment and self-directed study

    Cairns, Mixed attendance, Study Period 1
    Census Date 25-Mar-2021
    Face to face teaching (offered via flexible delivery and requires some on-campus attendance - may incorporate the delivery of teaching material via the internet, print material or CD ROM.)
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 13 hours - Regular meetings with Advisory Panel
    • assessment and self-directed study

    JCU Singapore, Mixed attendance, Study Period 51
    Census Date 08-Apr-2021
    Face to face teaching (offered via flexible delivery and requires some on-campus attendance - may incorporate the delivery of teaching material via the internet, print material or CD ROM.)
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 13 hours - Regular meetings with Advisory Panel
    • assessment and self-directed study

    JCU Singapore, Mixed attendance, Study Period 52
    Census Date 05-Aug-2021
    Face to face teaching (offered via flexible delivery and requires some on-campus attendance - may incorporate the delivery of teaching material via the internet, print material or CD ROM.)
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 13 hours - Regular meetings with Advisory Panel
    • assessment and self-directed study

    JCU Singapore, Mixed attendance, Study Period 53
    Census Date 02-Dec-2021
    Face to face teaching (offered via flexible delivery and requires some on-campus attendance - may incorporate the delivery of teaching material via the internet, print material or CD ROM.)
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 13 hours - Regular meetings with Advisory Panel
    • assessment and self-directed study

    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.