Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

Monash University

Undergraduate - Unit

This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2012 only. For students planning to study the unit, please refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course or area of study.

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6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

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FacultyFaculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
OfferedCaulfield Second semester 2012 (Day)
Caulfield Second semester 2012 (Off-campus)
Singapore Second semester 2012 (Flexible)
Coordinator(s)Dr Catherine Flynn


This unit provides students with the opportunity to deliver a presentation on their research study. Students will describe the research method and data analysis plan for their honours study. The feedback students receive on their presentation assists in the development of the final version of their research report.


On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  1. Collect and prepare data for analysis
  2. Demonstrate skills in data analysis suitable to the data collected
  3. Demonstrate appropriate verbal and written skills in communicating about their research project and findings
  4. Present and lead a discussion with peers on their project, utilising feedback.


Hurdle requirement - presentation. Students are required to give an oral presentation of their project (in class, or online for distance students)
Written presentation of the study's findings and discussion of these in the context of prior research (Results and Discussion): 100%

Chief examiner(s)

Dr Catherine Flynn


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