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Public Health Research Thesis A

Postgraduate | ACU-PUBH651 | 2024

Pick a topic and design a research project around a significant aspect of public health. You’ll conduct an extensive literature review that forms part of your assessment. Outline your plan in a presentation and write up a detailed proposal.

Study method
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024

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Public Health Research Thesis A

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this unit, students should be able to:.

    LO1 - Demonstrate independent learning and critical thinking in conducting a well-constructed literature review on a public health topic (GA1, GA2, GA3, GA4, GA5, GA6, GA7, GA8, GA9, GA10);

    LO2 - Demonstrate advanced knowledge and skills in designing a substantial, feasible and ethical research project (GA1, GA2, GA3, GA4, GA5, GA6, GA7, GA8, GA9);

    LO3 - Integrate relevant literature, concepts and research method(s) into the research proposal (GA4, GA5, GA6, GA8);

    LO4 - Present the literature review and research proposal for a professional audience (GA9, GA10).

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Prior study

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Additional requirements

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Study load

0.25 EFTSL
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