MEDI 7066 Medical Research Project (PG)

Credit Points 20

Legacy Code 401467

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Description This capstone subject requires students to design and conduct a research-based project in an area of interest or discipline specialty in consultation with the Subject Coordinator and relevant Program Coordinator.

School Medicine

Discipline Medical Studies, Not Elsewhere Classified.

Student Contribution Band HECS Band 3 20cp

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Level Postgraduate Coursework Level 7 subject

Equivalent Subjects RADI 7010 - Research Project in Cardiac Sonography MEDI 7048 - Advanced Imaging Research Project NURS 7042 - Research Project in Health Care

Restrictions

Students must be enrolled in a postgraduate program at Western Sydney University.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:

  1. Design and conduct a research-based project addressing a contemporary area of interest
  2. Employ initiative and responsibility in the execution of a research-based project
  3. Compose a project report utilising high quality academic writing skills
  4. Deliver an oral presentation of project findings

Subject Content

Project design and ethical considerations
Data collection and measurement
Data analysis
Report writing
Composing a research report
Preparing a research presentation

Assessment

The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.

Type Length Percent Threshold Individual/Group Task
Proposal 1,000 words 15 N Individual
Presentation 20 minutes 20 N Individual
Report 5,000 words 65 N Individual

Teaching Periods

Autumn (2024)

Campbelltown

Hybrid

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Spring (2024)

Campbelltown

Hybrid

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