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HSC8070 Health Masters Project A

Short Description: Health Masters Project A
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Nursing and Midwifery
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 069999 - Health not elsewhere classifie
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 20 May 2019

Requisites

Pre-requisite: HSC8050 and Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: MOHH or MNSG
Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: HSC8060

Other requisites

Students must have completed a minimum of 6 courses in the MNRS including HSC8050 Research Methodology for the Human Sciences before commencing this course. Students need to complete HSC8050 Research Methodology for the Human Sciences; HSC8060 Research Project Design and HSC8070 Nursing Masters Project A prior to enrolment in HSC8080 Nursing Masters Project B

Synopsis

This is the first of two courses that contribute towards the Nursing Masters Project. HSC8070 and HSC8080 must be taken in consecutive semesters. With guidance from a member of academic staff as supervisor, the student will plan and design an independent [research or evaluation] project which relates to their overall program of study. The project will lead to the preparation of a substantial written report presented at an appropriate scholarly standard. This report may be in the format of a paper for publication in an approved academic or professional journal. Project reports must reflect mastery of the content of current literature and of knowledge and skills developed by the learner through this program of study. This course will operate on the basis of frequent individual consultation and feedback between the student and the staff member nominated as the study supervisor. Before enrolling in the course, students are advised to discuss their proposal with the course examiner who will allocate a supervisor for the project. Implementation of the project will be facilitated and critically reviewed through ongoing learner-supervisor interaction and negotiation. NOTES
1. This course is available through INTERNET DELIVERY ONLY. There are no print materials for this course.
2. For details of the technical requirements and accessing internet study materials please consult the following URL:www.uconnect.usq.edu.au

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 Online
Semester 2, 2019 Online