This unit is the compulsory pre-requisite unit for PSY934 – Research Dissertation. The research proposal unit prepares students to complete their research dissertation.
During the Research Proposal unit, students are required:
- To attend 6 seminars in Session 1, 2017
- Seminar Dates: 28 Feb 2017; then 5 consecutive Tuesdays in May (2nd to 30th May)
- Room: W6B 357 Meeting room
- Find a supervisor who is willing to supervise dissertation who is a member of staff in the Dept of Psychology.
- Complete first draft of literature review paper to satisfactory standard – pending feedback from supervisor, no later than 3rd November 2017
- Plan and design research project and submit complete protocol to Macquarie University Ethics Committee no later than 3rd November, 2017
The first draft of the literature review paper will form the literature review paper for the Dissertation unit. The research project design will form the empirical paper for the dissertation.