Department of Counselling and Psychology Course Outline
Course Title Research Thesis III
Course Code PSY403
Number of Credits 3
Duration of Weeks 15
Contact Hours Per Week Each student is to work out a schedule of appointments with the supervisor to discuss the progress of the research thesis. Each student is expected to meet with the supervisor at least five times during the semester.
Pre-requisite Course(s)
PSY401 Research Thesis I
PSY402 Research Thesis II
Course Aims
Students should complete Research Thesis I and Research Thesis II in order to enroll in Research Thesis III. In Research Thesis III, students are required to continue on data collection, present a complete set of research findings and write up their theses in accordance with the APA stipulation.
Course Intended Learning Outcomes (CILOS)

At the conclusion of the course, students are expected to be able to:

1. Modify the existing literature review;

2. Collect data for further validation of the hypotheses;

3. Construct a presentation for the whole research;

4. Write a research report.
Assessment Tasks
Research Presentation
Research Report
General Performance
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