Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: This subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project. |
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Students should discuss total time commitment with their supervisor but as a guide, a student would be expected to be engaged in their research for an average of thirty hours per week over two semesters.
Students must be enrolled in the Bachelor of Biomedicine (Honours) or Bachelor of Science (Honours) to complete this subject.
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Equitable Adjustment Procedure (SEAP), academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Objectives, 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 will impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and the Disability Liaison Unit: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorDr Amanda Edgley, Dr Kate Graham
Dr Amanda Edgley
Dr Kate Graham
Ms Nora Hanafi
The honours program in the Department of Medicine (St Vincent's Hospital) involves advanced coursework and a research project.
• To develop skills in critical analysis of scientific knowledge and integrate it into the broader context of the research field.
1) Literature Review (5%): 3500 words, mid semester 1
2) Literature review presentation (2.5%): 10 minute talk plus 5 minute question time, mid semester 1
3) Thesis (55%) : less than 10,000 words in length submitted end of semester 2
4) Final Oral Thesis Defense (7.5%): final oral presentation of 15 minutes followed by a 5 minutes thesis defense, end of semester 2
5) Supervisor/ Laboratory Competence (5%): ongoing assessment of student’s commitment and competence.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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Students will learn to
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Medicine (St Vincent's Hospital) |
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