Medical Imaging Research Project A PG (11567.1)
|Available teaching periods||Delivery mode||Location|
|View teaching periods|| Flexible
|| UC - Canberra, Bruce
|0.125||3||Faculty Of Health|
|Discipline||Study level||HECS Bands|
|Discipline Of Medical Radiation||Post Graduate Level|| Band 2 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 3 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Learning outcomesOn successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Critically reflect upon and commence a previously designed research project to answer a specific research question;
2. Critically analyse the research data; and
3. Communicate the results of the research project as a dissertation and ready for submission to an appropriate peer reviewed journal.
Graduate attributes1. UC graduates are professional - communicate effectively
1. UC graduates are professional - display initiative and drive, and use their organisation skills to plan and manage their workload
1. UC graduates are professional - employ up-to-date and relevant knowledge and skills
1. UC graduates are professional - use creativity, critical thinking, analysis and research skills to solve theoretical and real-world problems
This unit will allow students to undertake a medical imaging research project that has been designed in the previously completed Medical Imaging Project Design H unit. Students will work independently to complete and submit Chapters 1,2&3 of the project and data interpretation and analysis. Students will work closely with their supervisors. The project will be finalised in the unit 11568 Medical Imaging Research Project B PG.
Prerequisites10039 Medical Imaging Project Design PG
Equivalent units10040 Medical Imaging Research Project A PG
|Year||Location||Teaching period||Teaching start date||Delivery mode||Unit convener|
|2021||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||02 August 2021||Flexible||Dr Chandra Makanjee|
|2022||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||01 August 2022||Flexible||Dr Chandra Makanjee|
Polgar, S & Thomas, S, (2013), Introduction to Research in the Health Sciences, 6th edn, Churchill Livingstone
Gray, JR, Grove, SK, Sutherland, S, (2017) The Practice of Nursing Research: Appraisal, Synthesis, and Generation of Evidence
Any other reading material prescribed by the Unit Convenor and / or supervisor(s)
Submission of assessment items
Extensions & Late submissions
Chapter1, 2, 3 and evidence data interpretation should meet the requirements as per the dissertation. Should the requirement not be met could result in a delay of the outcomes.
Special assessment requirements
Use of text matching software
Students will need to organise and have regular meetings with their respective supervisor(s).
Inclusion and engagement
Regular meetings with supervisors, face to face where applicable or online or telephone.
If a face to face meeting is requested by the supervisor you need to avail yourself.
Required IT skills
Students will need access to Canvas, online database for journal article searches and other IT skills for data management and evaluation
Work placement, internships or practicums