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OT5003 - Occupational Therapy Minor Thesis

Credit points: 6
Year: 2012
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: Sch Public Health,Trop Medicine&Rehabilitation Sc

Available to students enrolled in postgraduate studies in Occupational Therapy with recognised prior learning as approved by the Head of Occupational Therapy. Students must commence this subject in Semester 1.

Preparation of the minor thesis demonstrating the ability to analyse data, critically evaluate results and report findings in a scholarly manner.

Learning Outcomes

  • analyse data, demonstrating use of appropriate methods;
  • demonstrate a capacity for original thought and independent research;
  • demonstrate ability to evaluate results critically;
  • report findings through presentation of a scholarly thesis.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to think critically, to analyse and evaluate claims, evidence and arguments;
  • The ability to adapt knowledge to new situations;
  • The ability to define and to solve problems in at least one discipline area;
  • The ability to speak and write logically, clearly and creatively;
  • The ability to reflect on and evaluate learning processes and products;
  • The ability to learn independently and in a self-directed manner;
  • A commitment to lifelong learning and intellectual development.
Prerequisites: OT5002

Availabilities

Study Period 1, External
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coordinator: Professor Matthew Yau
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Method of Delivery: Printed materials
Assessment: presentations.

Study Period 2, External
Census Date 23-Aug-2012
Coordinator: Professor Matthew Yau
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Method of Delivery: Printed materials
Assessment: presentations.

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.