|Short Description:||Research Fundamentals & Ethics|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences|
|School or Department :||School of Sciences|
|Student contribution band :||Band 2|
|ASCED code :||019999 - Natural and Physical Sciences|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
|Version produced :||4 June 2020|
Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following programs: MSCN or MSCR or MCTN or MADS or GCSC or GDSI or DPHD or its equivalent.
Enrolment is not permitted in SCI8103 if SCI4405 has been previously completed.
This modular course is designed to provide students with a variety of communication skills applied through ethical and academic integrity principles. Students will learn about critical analysis, incorporating the scientific method and process. Students will undertake linked modules that connect fundamental skills with information literacy, scientific application including research communication, academic integrity in the age of the changing technologies, appreciation of the role of research, the research process, and responsibilities of the modern scientist.