HSO416 - Honours Research Project
Trimester 2: Waterfront (Geelong)
This unit commences in Trimester 2 2016 and is only available to students enrolled in H355 Bachelor of Occupational Therapy
All of HBS108, HSO302, HSO411
4 to 5 x 2 hour seminars throughout trimester paced 3 to 4 weeks apart. Students are expected to have contact with their research project supervisor on a weekly basis throughout trimester.
Note:You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.
The Research Project aims to provide students with the opportunity to pursue, under supervision, an independent investigation and to complete a minor thesis. This unit enables the students to collect and analyse data, to complete a research project, and to present findings in oral and written forms. Students will make appropriate preparation for data collection including contact with participants as appropriate; engage in data collection, data management and analysis; reflect on their role as researchers; update the review of pertinent literature; complete their data collection and analysis, draft and finalise their thesis document.
Assessment task 1: Thesis (12 000 words) 100%
American Psychological Association (2009). Publication manual of the American psychological Association. (6th Edition) American Psychological Association: Washington