HSH733 - Major Project A

Year:

2020 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), CBD*, Cloud (online)

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), CBD*, Cloud (online)

Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), CBD*, Cloud (online)

Credit point(s): 2
Previously coded as:

HSH723

EFTSL value: 0.250
Prerequisite:

Either HSH725 or both of HSH744 and HSH746

H709 students: HDS736

Except for H709, students must have a WAM of 70 or over to be eligible to undertake HSH733/734.

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Study commitment

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

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Online independent and collaborative learning, including 4 x 2 hour online seminars (on campus and/or Cloud) and regular online contact with project supervisor throughout trimester

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning, including 4 x 2 hour online seminars (on campus and/or Cloud) and regular online contact with project supervisor throughout trimester

Note:

*CBD refers to Institute of Koorie Education – Community Based Delivery

The major project is worth four credit points comprising HSH733 and HSH734. These are undertaken sequentially by undertaking the major project over two trimesters (students enrol in HSH733 in one trimester followed by HSH734 in the next trimester.

Content

The aim of this unit is to enable students to develop research skills and knowledge in developing, designing and conducting a small research study relative to health promotion or public health. Specific objectives are to: learn how to identify a research topic; develop skills in information retrieval and the critical analysis of published material; develop a research protocol that involves the collection, analysis and interpretation of data; produce a written report that demonstrates evidence of research ability and written communication skills; present the findings to faculty and fellow students (using PowerPoint).

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