Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.
This module provides the student with foundational knowledge on research methodology to enable the start of a research study. Sessions with a supervisor will assist the student to delineate an area of study, propose a research problem, and to propose the method of study.
Within semester/Formative assessment: 50%
Examination/Summative assessment: 50%
Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this module is 150 hours per semester typically comprising a mixture of scheduled learning activities and independent study. Independent study may include associated readings, assessment and preparation for scheduled activities. The module requires on average three/four hours of scheduled activities per week. Scheduled activities may include a combination of teacher directed learning, peer directed learning and online engagement.