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Table 1 MD Project Learning Objectives

From: Research supervisors’ views of barriers and enablers for research projects undertaken by medical students; a mixed methods evaluation of a post-graduate medical degree research project program

MD Project Learning Objectives
1. Formulate a research question, hypothesis, or issue for investigation
2. Identify, obtain and integrate existing knowledge relevant to the research question or hypothesis
3. Organise and conduct a research project
4. Collect and analyse data and logically present the findings
5. Prepare a scientific report that draws appropriate conclusions from the findings, recognises the strengths and limitations of the design and methods of the project and considers the findings in light of current knowledge in the area