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.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Independent study with supervision |
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Minimum of 4 subjects including the 2 subjects listed below.
Study Period Commencement:
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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
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Julie Simpson
Melbourne School of Population and Global Health
Currently enrolled students:
The student will provide evidence of having met this goal by presenting a minor dissertation made up of a preface (describing the context in which their project was conducted and a reflection on what they have learned, how it has drawn upon, integrated and built upon subjects offered previously in the course and increased their confidence and competency in professional practice) and two project reports.
The aim of this subject is that the student gains practical experience, usually in a workplace setting, in the application of knowledge and skills learnt during the coursework of the Master of Biostatistics program, under supervision of an experienced biostatistician.
Portfolio or minor dissertation (approximately 5,000 words) to be marked by two examiners. Due at the end of the semester assessment period.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||http://www.mspgh.unimelb.edu.au|
This subject is not available in the Master of Public Health.
Master of Biostatistics |
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