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HPS766 - Research Thesis A

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:

Students must be enrolled in H750 Master of Psychology (Clinical) to enrol in this unit

Unit chair:

Andrew Lewis





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

No formal contact hours


Each student will select a research topic which will be supervised by staff (and possibly co-supervised by a practitioner). To assist topic selection, students will be provided with a list of staff research areas. Each student will complete and submit a 7000 word review of the literature relevant to the topic. Students will present a proposal for their research (2000 word Powerpoint presentation) to a meeting of students and staff to obtain feedback about the proposal. Students should then complete an application form for ethics approval.


Assessment task 1: Literature review (7000 words)
Assessment task 2: Written research proposal (2000 words)
Assessment task 3: Oral presentation

Total 100%

Unit Fee Information

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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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