Research Project 2

DET80005 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 21 hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2022 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

18 Jul 22 - 30 Nov 22

6 Dec 22

Last self enrolment:
31 Jul 22

19 Aug 22

Last withdraw without fail:
30 Sep 22


DET80002 Research Project 1
Concurrent pre-requisites
DET80007 Professional Practice Placement 3 

Aims and objectives

This unit will enable students to collaborate with other students and academic mentors to write-up their research project in the form of a journal manuscript and disseminate research findings using varied communication mediums. This unit completes the sequential research and evidence-based practice conducted throughout the Master of Dietetics and produces research dissemination outputs.
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
  • Collaborate with peers and academic mentors to interpret the findings of research conducted.
  • Demonstrate in practice the principles of ethical conduct of research in the implementation of their project.
  • Prepare a research and evaluation manuscript targeting a specific journal or scholarly publication.
  • Utilise different media formats to disseminate research findings relevant to practice.

Courses with unit

Master of Dietetics