Research Project 2

DET80005 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn

Duration

  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 21 hours

Prerequisites

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

Aims and objectives

This unit will enable students to further develop and apply their research skills in undertaking research design,  planning, data collection and analysis as part of their Professional Placement. They will be required to produce a final thesis and present their findings in an oral presentation.

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Design and conduct nutrition research.
2. Apply the principles of ethical conduct of research to the implementation of their project.
3. Analyse data using appropriate statistical methodologies and interpret the findings.
4. Communicate their research findings in written and oral form through the production of a final thesis and
oral presentation.

Courses with unit

Master of Dietetics