Courses & Units

Health Informatics Research Methods CRH607

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Introduction

Focuses on the steps involved in planning and implementing a piece of research. The unit develops an understanding of the planning, implementation and reporting processes used in health informatics research It includes issues relating to the determination of research questions, hypotheses, data collection and analysis methods. The ethics involved in planning, conducting and reporting research is an integral part of the unit. The unit includes the design of data collection tools and an introduction to quantitative and qualitative data analysis techniques. Students plan and develop a research proposal, including preliminary development of research instruments, but do not implement a research project

Summary

Unit name Health Informatics Research Methods
Unit code CRH607
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Nursing
Discipline Nursing
Coordinator

Carey Mather

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

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This unit is currently unavailable.

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

flexible delivery via Internet or CD; self-directed tasks and activities

Assessment

Preliminary proposal (3000 words) 40%, Completed proposal (3000 words) 40%, Discussion paper (1500 words) 20%

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