University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

PHARM 7522EX - Research Project in Addictions

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 6
Term: Trimester 3
Campus: External
Contact: Online
Restriction: Available to M.SciAddictSt, GradCert & GradDip in International Addiction Studies students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Assessment: Research report 10,000 words

This course/module is designed to allow students to participate in the research process. Students will be given the opportunity under supervision to complete a small research project. The submitted written text will be a minimum of 10,000 words in length, and is required to demonstrate a critical knowledge of the chosen topic area. The ability to apply scientific scrutiny to a topic related to aspects of drug and alcohol aetiology, treatment, prevention, public health or policy as identified by the programme team will be required. The research project may involve original data collection, secondary analysis of previously collected data sets, or other quantitative or qualitative research methods. The necessary defining feature is that the research project should demonstrate an appropriate level of academic rigor and understanding of the scientific implications of the findings of the project. Students will need to demonstrate competence in the integration and analysis of data to further the translation of this knowledge into more effective policies and practices, in keeping with the stated aims of the programme

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Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

Study Level

Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

Program of Study

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* This course is not normally offered to international students studying within Australia.

Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Trimester 3 Mon 19/09/2022 Wed 21/09/2022 Fri 28/10/2022 Wed 23/11/2022

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Independent Study
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
36136 01EX 45 37 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.