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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Regular meetings or correspondence with supervisor. |
Total Time Commitment: Students will be expected to undertake study of 8 to 10 hours per week in this subject. Distance students will be expected to communicate with tutors through an e-mail facility.
|Prerequisites:||It is desirably but not obligatory for students to have completed Health Program Evaluation 1 and 2 before commencing this Research Project. This is normally the last subject undertaken in the Master of Public Health.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
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|Subject Overview:|| |
The Research Project must be in an area of relevance to health program evaluation, and the topic must be approved by the student's supervisor(s). The research project may be:
and may include qualitative and/or quantitative data collection approaches.
|Assessment:||A 15 minute work in progress seminar (10%), final 30 minute seminar (20%) and 3,000 word written submission of either a paper for publication or a 8,000-12,000 word evaluation protocol or a 10,000-15,000 word evaluation report (70%). Students must pass the written research report component, and must receive a combined score for the written report and the presentations of at least 50% in order to pass the subject.|
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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|Links to further information:||http://www.sph.unimelb.edu.au|
This subject is a Master of Public Health Research Project.
Subject Coordinator: Ms Jenni Livingston
Master of Public Health |
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