HLN712-2 Dissertation

Unit synopsis

Through undertaking a research project in a specialised area of practice, the dissertation provides the opportunity for you to develop advanced skills in the critical evaluation, interpretation and application of research. Together, HLN712-1, 2, 3 and 4 comprise a 48 credit point unit that can be studied over a number of semesters. Each semester you can enrol in one or more of its four 12 credit point sub-units. Assessment items are submitted and a final grade awarded only at the end of the final sub-unit HLN712-4.

Faculty
Faculty of Health
School/Discipline
Faculty of Health
Study area
Health and community
Credit points
12

Dates and locations

Teaching period Dates Locations
Semester 1, 2018 19 February 2018 - 22 June 2018
  • Kelvin Grove
Semester 2, 2018 23 July 2018 - 16 November 2018
  • Kelvin Grove
Summer, 2018 19 November 2018 - 22 February 2019
  • Kelvin Grove
Semester 1, 2019 25 February 2019 - 21 June 2019
  • Kelvin Grove
Semester 2, 2019 22 July 2019 - 15 November 2019
  • Kelvin Grove
Summer, 2019 18 November 2019 - 21 February 2020
  • Kelvin Grove

Fees

Commonwealth supported place (CSP) student contribution amount
2018: $1,148
2019: $1,169
Domestic fee-paying student fee
2018: $2,388
2019: $2,484
International student fee
2018: $3,576
2019: $3,720

Guide to fees

Commonwealth supported place (CSP) student contribution amount
For Australian citizens, permanent visa holders and permanent humanitarian visa holders, and New Zealand citizens who study this unit:
  • as part of a QUT course and are eligible for a Commonwealth supported place (CSP)
  • as a cross-institutional student who has a Commonwealth supported place at their home university.
Domestic fee-paying student fee
For Australian citizens, permanent visa holders and permanent humanitarian visa holders, and New Zealand citizens, who study this unit:
  • as part of a QUT course and are not eligible for a Commonwealth supported place (CSP)
  • as part of a QUT course during Summer Semester
  • as a cross-institutional student who does not have a Commonwealth supported place at their home university
  • as a single-unit study student.
International student fee
For international students who study this unit:
  • as part of a QUT course
  • as part of our study abroad or exchange programs
  • as a cross-institutional student.

Previous study requirements

Prerequisites
HLN712-1
Assumed knowledge
Assumed Knowledge: Completion of all relevant coursework units (as directed by your dissertation supervisor and/or course coordinator)

Guide to previous study requirements

Prerequisites
To enrol in this unit, you must have completed these prerequisite units (or have credit, advanced standing or exemption for them), or be able to demonstrate that you have equivalent background knowledge.
Anti-requisites
You can’t enrol in this unit if you have completed any of these anti-requisite units.
Co-requisites
To enrol in this unit, you must have already completed these co-requisite units, or you must enrol in them at the same time.
Equivalents
You can’t enrol in this unit if you have completed any of these equivalent units.
Assumed knowledge
We assume that you have a minimum level of knowledge in certain areas before you start this unit.

Summer Semester details

Dates
19 November 2018 - 22 February 2019
Fee type
Tuition Fee
Restrictions
This unit is only available to QUT students. This unit is NOT AVAILABLE to single-unit study or cross institutional students.
Notes
This is a summer tuition fee unit at the postgraduate level. Standard tuition fees apply. Eligible students may apply for FEE-HELP in eStudent.