Clinical Research Thesis (25)

Subject CLRS90003 (2014)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.

Credit Points: 25
Level: 9 (Graduate/Postgraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject is not offered in 2014.

Time Commitment: Contact Hours: Approximately 40 hours of individual supervision sessions, as negotiated with the appointed supervisor, over the duration of the minor thesis.
Total Time Commitment:

Estimated total time commitment of 250 hours.


To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted in N01AA. This subject is not available for students admitted in any other courses.



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Subject Overview:

Note - to enrol in this subject you must be currently enrolled in the Master of Clinical Research (coursework).

Independent research under academic and industrial supervision. Specific supervision will be arranged with an appropriate supervisor in the relevant clinical area, namely:
• Nursing
• Oncology
• Infectious Disease
• Neuroscience
or other relevant clinical area as required

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of this subject clinicians should be able to plan, design and undertake a major clinical research project without supervision and be able to report their findings.


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Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

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