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TM6014 - Extended Doctoral Attachment

Credit points: 9
Year: 2020
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences

Available to students who meet the criteria for enrolment in DrPH.

In this subject students are expected to spend time working in an area of public health relevant to their Doctor of Public Health thesis. The time involved should be approximately twice that for Doctoral Attachment (TM6013). The Doctor of Public Health placement may be in any area(s) of public health relevant to the Doctor of Public Health research. The placement will normally take place in a recognised national, regional or international centre of excellence for the area under study.

Learning Outcomes

  • acquire advanced methodologies and knowledge useful for the development of the students Doctor of Public Health thesis;
  • gain skills and experience in an extended work placement environment related to the students area of research.

Subject Assessment

  • attendance, participation and placement report.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
TM6013

Availabilities

External, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 9 credit point subject is approximately 390 hours.

  • 180 hours
  • assessment and self-directed study
Method of Delivery: Printed materials

External, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 9 credit point subject is approximately 390 hours.

  • 180 hours
  • assessment and self-directed study
Method of Delivery: Printed materials

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.