Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast, Rozelle - Sydney, Darlinghurst - Sydney
Spring School (Extended) dates for 2015/2016:
Commences Monday 16th November 2015 – Friday 18th December 2015
Census Date Friday 14th December 2015
Recommences Monday 4th January 2016 – 5th February 2016
This unit aims to introduce students to the importance of research in nursing practice and the relationship between evidence-based practice (EBP) and patient quality/safety and professional growth as a developing Registered Nurse. Students will be introduced to EBP and develop an understanding of its relationship to research scholarship for understanding nursing phenomena. Students will also have the opportunity to explore the role of nursing staff in the ethical conduct of healthcare research.
|Unit name||Research And Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
|Discipline||School of Health Sciences|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Spring school (extended)||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Cradle Coast||Semester 2||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Rozelle - Sydney||Semester 2||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Rozelle - Sydney||Spring school (extended)||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Darlinghurst - Sydney||Spring school (extended)||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units.
|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Spring school (extended)||31/10/2016||23/11/2016||22/12/2016||13/2/2017|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2016 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2016 will be available from the 1st October 2016.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2016: $782.00||2016: $2,303.00||060301|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
Online learning resources, including weekly lectures; four 3 hour workshops
Search report (750 words) 10%, Research report (1500 words + attachments) 40%, two hour exam 50%.
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
InfP, 2013, Understanding Research for Nursing Students, 2nd ed, Learning Matters/Sage Publications, London.ormation about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.