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EV5911 - Development Practice Project Proposal and Literature Review

Credit points: 3
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

This subject is available to postgraduate coursework students enrolled in the Master of Development Practice. With the guidance of an academic supervisor the student will undertake a small research project that is of the scope and size that can be completed in the equivalent of approximately three weeks full time work. Students will work in a group setting to design the collection of data and analyse, interpret and present the results in a scientific manner. The topic will be undertaken in preparation for EV5912.

Learning Outcomes

  • the ability to formulate and solve research problems;
  • to understand theoretical concepts in a range of topics which provide background to the research project;
  • the ability to appraise information critically and define research questions.

Availabilities

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coord/Lect: Dr Kearrin Sims.
Workload expectations:

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

  • 65 hours workshops/Seminars
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: review paper.

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.