HNR411 - Research Project 2


2025 unit information

Enrolment modes: Semester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong)
Semester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s): 2
EFTSL value: 0.250
Cohort rule:

This unit is only available to students enrolled in H421 Bachelor of Nursing (Honours)


HBS400 and HNR412

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: HNR414
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 300 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Negotiable between supervisor and student


The Code of Good Practice in Supervision of Higher Degrees by Research outlines the responsibilities of students and supervisors and expected outcomes.


This unit is the second in a sequence of two that comprise the undertaking of a research project and preparation of an individual research thesis in the area of nursing practice. Students are required to outline their research project proposal and prepare drafts of the early chapters for their thesis as a requirement of HNR412. They are also required to discuss their topic with the School of Nursing and Midwifery's academic staff before submitting the proposal for HREC approval. The topic of research should be consistent with the School’s current research program and may reflect the student's particular area of interest; and clearly related to the theoretical material presented in the supporting units.

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