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PUB HLTH 7011 - Dissertation Full time

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 12
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 1 hour per week supervision, plus skill development seminars or on-line learning of up to 5 hours as required.
Restriction: Available to MCounsPsych students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: PUB HLTH 5005, PUB HLTH 5006, PUB HLTH 5007, PUB HLTH 7010, PUB HLTH 6018, PUB HLTH 6021 and PUB HLTH 7300OL
Assumed Knowledge: Grad Dip Couns Psych
Assessment: Research proposal, seminar presentation, literature review, research paper

This course aims to develop in students the capacity to work independently under the guidance of a supervisor, to carry out research, and to effectively communicate the need for, process of, and results of the research. Each student will develop a plan of professional activities to enhance their professional development; undertake, document, and submit a reflection upon these activities; present a seminar regarding the process and results of their research; and, based on these, prepare and submit either a) a manuscript suitable for submission to an appropriate peer-reviewed journal (some supporting material may be requested to best demonstrate the acquisition of research skills), or b) a dissertation of 12,000 –15,000 words (as negotiated with the course coordinator).

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Postgraduate Coursework
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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 08/08/2022 Wed 17/08/2022 Fri 16/09/2022 Fri 28/10/2022

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Thesis
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
26501 01NT 30 30 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.