Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Supervised project over two semesters. Regular meetings with supervisor (1 hour fortnightly). Attendance at two presentations. |
Total Time Commitment:
See contact Hours.
|Prerequisites:|| In addition to the core course requirements, students wishing to enrol in a project in this stream must have completed either |
505-973 Study Design in Epidemiology OR
505-998 Principles of Social Research Design
AND two of
505-531 Control of Sexually Transmissible Infections
505-532 Sexually Transmissible Infections
505-533 Sexual and Reproductive Health
505-534 Clinical Sexual & Reproductive Health
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||See pre-requisites|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||None|
CoordinatorDr Henrietta Williams
Melbourne Sexual Health Centre
University of Melbourne
Tel: +61 3 9341 6249/6200
Fax: +61 3 9347 6757
Academic Programs Office
Melbourne School of Population Health
Tel: +61 3 8344 9339
Fax: +61 3 8344 0824
The Research Project must be in an area of relevance to sexual health and the topic approved by the student's supervisor. The research project may include quantitative and/or qualitative research. It should include a literature review and may include secondary analysis of data. Students may also wish to develop their research for dissemination to a wider audience by the preparation, in consultation with their supervisor, of an article for publication in the peer reviewed literature.
|Objectives:||After completion of the research project candidates will demonstrate their ability to: |
An initial 15 minute verbal presentation (10%), a final 30 minute presentation (20%) and a 5,000-8,000-word research report of a standard acceptable for publication to be assessed by an independent examiner 70%.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students will develop skills in:
|Links to further information:||http://www.sph.unimelb.edu.au|
|Notes:||This subject is a Master of Public Health Research Project. |
Sexual Health |
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