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118.811 Research Report (60 credits)
A detailed examination of a specific topic within the field of study of the candidate, approved by the Chief Supervisor in advance, which may include aspects of original research, problem investigation, and/or study of pre-existing data or published literature.
The dissertation usually comprises a literature review and a report of a novel small clinical research project. The subject of the dissertation must be approved in advance. The project may involve retrospective or prospective examination of clinical or experimental data. The report of the scientific study should also be submitted for publication in a peer reviewed journal. The dissertation should not exceed 30 000 words.
A supervisor, with expertise in the topic of your dissertation, will be appointed to support your progress in this course.
Note: You may enrol in a postgraduate course (that is a 700-, 800- or 900-level course) if you meet the prerequisites for that course and have been admitted to a qualification which lists the course in its schedule.
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