Hobart, Rozelle - Sydney, Darlinghurst - Sydney
This unit reinforces the
research content covered in previous semesters and has an explicit emphasis on
the implementation of research in practice.
Qualitative, quantitative and mixed method research, research ethics
and accessing and interpreting high level evidence are examined in greater
detail. The ways in which research influences improvements in health care,
advances practice change and enhances health outcomes will be discussed
through the presentation of selected research studies. Research pathways in
nursing are addressed. Students will have the opportunity to engage with
active researchers and develop an appreciation of the importance of the
research process for nursing practice.
Students will have the opportunity to further develop their Professional Portfolio in this unit.
|Unit name||Improving Health and Nursing Practice through Translational Research|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Health and Medicine
School of Health Science
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Rozelle - Sydney||Semester 2||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Darlinghurst - Sydney||Semester 2||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* 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 2017 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2017 will be available from the 1st October 2016.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2017: $793.00||2017: $2,360.00||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.
6 x 1 hour online lectures, 4 x 2 hour workshops
Written assignment 2000 words (50%) Quizzes (20%), Oral presentation and portfolio activities(30%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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