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Research Methods in Health Management BAA722

Rozelle - Sydney


This unit allows students to develop the methodological framework and tools by which to undertake a translational research project addressing a contemporary healthcare management issue. Students will conceptualise and prepare their project applying the values and principles of research integrity, considering risk, benefit and consent issues. Students will gain the skills to appraise the application and matching of methods to research questions. Students will have opportunities to hear from experts across Australia and participate in industry case studies and analysis.


Unit name Research Methods in Health Management
Unit code BAA722
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Australian Institute of Health Service Management

Dr Nazlee Siddiqui

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Rozelle - Sydney Semester 1 Off-Campus International Domestic


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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020

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Learning Outcomes

LO1critique the process of systematic and ethical research.
LO2compare and contrast the robustness of different research methods.
LO3determine and justify the most appropriate research methods for addressing an organisational issue.
LO4evaluate critical aspects of ethical research.
LO5assemble the capacity and skills to undertake ethical research.



Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2020: $1,394.00 2020: $2,665.00 080313

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Assessment 1: Critical essay (30%)

Assessment 2: Research protocol (50%)

Assessment 3: Online discussion (20%)

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