Masters Dissertation - Part 3
|Faculty/School:||Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, School of Social Sciences|
|Credit Value:||10 credit points|
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|Subject Outline:||May 2013 [ Standard ]|
In this subject, students finalise their data collection, analyse their data, and write up the results of these analyses. This component represents the Results section of the thesis. Students are required to write-up a draft Discussion of the results of their research, and to submit a draft copy of the Dissertation in its entirety. To receive an un-graded pass in this subject, students must provide evidence to their Supervisor that they have fulfilled these requirements by 4pm on the Friday of Week 12 of the semester.
PSYC71-632 Masters Dissertation - Part 2 is essential and must be taken prior to enrolling in this subject.
At the end of this subject students will (1) demonstrate knowledge of relevant psychological theories and models, the published empirical findings supporting these theories and the methods employed to establish them, and of the major methods of psychological investigation and techniques of measurement, and their application and interpretation, (2) demonstrate knowledge and behaviour consistent with the ethical, legal and professional requirements of psychological practice, (3) apply research knowledge and skills to psychological practice, and (4) demonstrate excellent written communication, including the ability to write, in an organised fashion, reports and other documents.