Return to previous page

HMH401 - Developing Research Skills

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s):2
EFTSL value:


Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in H413 Bachelor of Health and Medical Sciences (Honours)

Unit chair:

Sarah Shigdar





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:



This honours unit will complement the work of research supervisors by teaching and developing selected skills which are important in research and advantageous in careers other than research. Topics to be addressed include effective written and verbal communication skills, the presentation and defence of a research proposal, the preparation of a written research proposal, and the writing of a literature review.


Assessment task 1: Literature review (3000 words) 50%

Assessment task 2: Research proposal 25%

Assessment task 3: Oral presentation of final research findings (15 minutes for presentation and 5 minutes question time) 25%

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

Return to previous page