|1.||Appraise statistical analysis techniques used in healthcare research;|
|2.||Justify critical appraisal tools to systematically evaluate the validity, strengths, and weaknesses of the available evidence and select the best available evidence to inform practice;|
|3.||Synthesise the results of a systematic search; and|
|4.||Exhibit professional communication skills when presenting literature review findings.|
|Test||Online Quiz (45mins)||10%|
|Report||Report on a paper using critical appraisal tools (1500 words).||30%|
|Other||Infographic: Statistical methods in healthcare (1500 words)||30%|
|Presentation||Group presentation of critical appraisal of the results of a systematic search (15mins)||30%|
Evidence-Based Medicine. How to Practice and Teach EBM 5th ed
Straus, S., et al. (2018)
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