Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - 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.
|Prerequisites:|| 505-998 Principles of social research design |
505-999 Social sciences research methods
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||None|
CoordinatorMr Paul Stewart
Centre for Health and Society
Academic Programs Office
Melbourne School of Population Health
Tel: +61 3 8344 9339
Fax: +61 3 8344 0824
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%).
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
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.
Social Health |
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