This unit is designed to support you in developing a research plan around a clinical topic of interest to you. You will be able to develop research questions for your topic of interest by building on current knowledge and link these to a suitable research approach and methods. Research for Clinical Practice B builds upon CNA672 Research for Clinical Practice A by allowing you to explore research approaches and complete an ethics application.
|Unit name||Research for Clinical Practice B|
|College/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Nursing
|Coordinator||Doctor Colleen Rolls|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
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- International students
- Domestic students
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- Analyse a range of research approaches for the health services context
- Select an appropriate methodology for your practice context.
- Evaluate a research project within an ethical framework through writing an ethics application
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Individual Study – This unit is offered fully online via MyLO (My Learning Online). You are expected to devote around 10 hours per week to the study materials, assessment tasks and self-directed learning.
|Assessment||Literature Review (20%)|Ethical Considerations (35%)|Literature review (45%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Whitehead, D, Ferguson, C, LoBiondo-Wood, G, & Haber, J (eds) 2020, Nursing and Midwifery Research: methods and appraisal for evidence-based practice (6th ed.), Elsevier Australia. (Please note previous editions will suffice).
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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