Applied Research

Unit set code: SSPAPR | Study level: Postgraduate | Unit set type: Specialisation
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This specialisation allows students enrolled in the Master of Sport and Exercise Science and Master of Sport Business to conclude their degree with an Applied Research project to be undertaken in collaboration with an industry partner. The specialisation gives students who are interested in applied research the opportunity to further develop research skills and to be involved in a project that generates a defined, measurable outcome that can be applied to the industry partner’s practice.

Unit set structure

To attain the Applied Research specialisation, students must complete the following:

48 credit points of core units

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