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Must be enrolled in H310 Bachelor of Vision Science
S Bentley (G)
2 hours of lectures and 2 hours of tutorials per week.
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
Building on the prerequisite unit, Science of Vision 1, students will continue to develop an understanding and appreciation of scientific research and evidence-based practice. Students will encounter more of the fascinating research that has informed our current understanding of the visual system. Aims for students taking this unit include further development of the essentials of reading, writing and appraising vision science research, as well as refinement of skills in teamwork and peer review. Topics include scientific research methods, introductory statistics, critical appraisal, ethics, grants and being a researcher.
Team quizzes 10%; literature review – written team assignment (1500 words) 10%, peer review of assignments 10%, individual contribution 5% and peer review of team members 5%; critical appraisal of a scientific article – written individual assignment (750-1000 words) 30% and oral presentation 5%; examination - open book (1 hour) 25%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Student Contribution Rate***||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2010
** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2009
*** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2008
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.