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SCI8102 Research Skills

Short Description: Research Skills
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Sciences
Student contribution band : Band 4
ASCED code : 120199 - General Education Programmes n
Grading basis : Graded


This course provides students with an opportunity to develop scientific research skills by conducting directed research using existing data and submitting the associated course assessment. On completion of this course students are expected to gain specialised knowledge and skills to independently research and apply established theories and interpret and transmit knowledge, skills and ideas to specialist and non-specialist audiences. The use of project-based learning provides students with an opportunity to carry out an in-depth study of a topic relevant to their program study area.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2021 Online
Semester 2, 2021 Online
Date printed 7 December 2021