|1.||Apply basic statistical concepts commonly used in health sciences research;|
|2.||Review qualitative research data collection and analysis methods;|
|3.||Demonstrate skills and knowledge of the systematic literature search process; and|
|4.||Interrogate the literature to support clinical decision making in preparation for clinical practice.|
|Test||Two-30 minute, computer based quizzes (10% each) about quantitative and qualitative research techniques.||20%|
|Report||Group report on a systematic literature search and interrogate the literature to support clinical decision making. (1500 word essay)||40%|
|Exercise||Two in-class problem based activities (20% each) assessing qualitative and quantitative methods.||40%|
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