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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Supervised research project
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Regular meetings with supervisor, one hour weekly or fortnightly. |
Total Time Commitment: Total time commitment is expected to average 10 hours per week.
505-921 Principles of Qualitative Research Design
505-922 Research Methods in Social Health
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|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
CoordinatorMr Paul Justin Stewart
Centre for Health and Society
School of Population Health
The research project must be in the area of social health and the topic must be approved by the nominated supervisor. Under normal circumstances, the project will involve: a) a conceptual or theoretical analysis of a given topic in social health; or b) an analysis of existing data relevant to social health. Collection and analysis of primary data may be undertaken, but only with the specific approval of the subject co-ordinator, in consultation with the nominated supervisor. Supervisors will be University academic staff with research capacity and interest in social health.
Normally, students will have completed their coursework requirements before being enrolled for this subject.
|Objectives:||On completion of this subject, students should have demonstrated their ability to |
An initial 15 minute verbal presentation (10%); a final 30 minute presentation (20%); a 8,000-10,000 written submission 70%).
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On completion of this subject, students should have:
|Links to further information:||http://www.sph.unimelb.edu.au|
This subject is a Master of Public Health Research Project.
Master of Public Health |
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