PLC5009
Research Proposal
This module prepares students for the applied research project that must be submitted in semester 4. Students will asked to identify a research topic, a client group and two supervisors (one academic and one clinical); review relevant literature, develop a research design and appropriate measurement tools, make a class presentation to teaching staff and students, and then submit a written proposal (max 5,000 words) before obtaining ethics clearance and conducting a pilot study.

Modular Credits: 8
Workload: 2-3-0-3-12
Pre-requisite(s): Admission to Clinical Psychology training programme
Preclusion(s): Nil
Cross-listing(s): Nil
Workload Components: A-B-C-D-E
A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial/seminar hours per week
C: no. of lab hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc. per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week