Unit

School Of Psychology

Psychology Research ThesisWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 102528.2

Discipline: BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE

Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 4

Credit Points: 30

Co ordinator
Nida Denson


Assumed Knowledge
Students must have completed an accredited three-year sequence in psychology, or equivalent.


Equivalent Units
B9030 - Psychology (Honours) F/T YL, B9031 - Psychology (Honours) P/T YL, 100488 - Empirical Research Project

Corequisite
100983 Research Methods Seminar

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
This unit is restricted to students enrolled in courses: • 1796 Graduate Diploma in Psychology • 1865 Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) • 1860 Bachelor of Psychological Studies (Honours) • 1504 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Psychology • 1500 Bachelor of Psychology (continuing) who have completed 240 credit points including the 160 credit point core sequence in Psychology • 1834 Bachelor of Psychology (current) who have completed 240 credit points including the 120 credit point core sequence in Psychology and the 40 credit point Psychology Extension sub-major


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2020 1H  Yes  Bankstown Campus - DAY  Nida Denson  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 1H  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  Nida Denson  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 1H  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  Nida Denson  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 2H  Yes  Bankstown Campus - DAY  Nida Denson  Timetable not available  
2020 2H  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  Nida Denson  Timetable not available  
2020 2H  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  Nida Denson  Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
The unit introduces students to a community of research scholars. It allows them to complete a specialised piece of individual research in an area of interest in psychology. Students work closely with supervisors to conduct research and produce a 3000 word literature review or draft preregistration proposal (as agreed with the supervisor) and 6000-8000 word report in form of a submission ready journal article.


Courses
1796.3Graduate Diploma in PsychologyCURRENT
1860.1Bachelor of Psychological Studies (Honours)CURRENT
1865.1Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)CURRENT




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