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Surgical Research II (SURG90027)

Graduate courseworkPoints: 12.5On Campus (Parkville)

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Year of offer2019
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeSURG90027
Semester 2
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

The aim of this subject is to provide students with an opportunity to develop a research proposal and aligned ethics application for an area of study of their choice. The subject enables students to work independently in the development of a proposal for a minor thesis. Students will develop a working knowledge of human research ethics relevant to surgical research. Students are also expected to engage in a peer review process to develop competencies associated with scholarship and professionalism.

Intended learning outcomes

  • Develop a research proposal appropriate for a minor thesis
  • Complete a human research ethics application for the proposal
  • Establish a project management plan for the proposed research proposal
  • Demonstrate peer review skills

Generic skills

  • Initiative, autonomy, organization
  • Problem-solving
  • Oral communication
  • Finding, evaluating and using relevant information
  • Written communication

Last updated: 24 August 2019