|1.||Discuss the origins and development of evidence based practice;|
|2.||Evaluate the selected literature on population health using bibliographic data bases;|
|3.||Discuss the validity of health care claims in the population;|
|4.||Explore the various methodologies available in evidence-based practice.|
|Test||Three (3) In-Class Tests (900 words)||30%|
|Portfolio||Reflective Portfolio - two topics of public health significance (from online or printed news) 400 words each.||40%|
|Annotated Bibliography||Annotated Bibliography of Media Health Claims and associated evidence (600 words)||30%|
Research methods in health: Foundations for evidence-based practice. 2nd ed.
Liamputtong, P. (2010)
Melbourne,Vic: Oxford university Press
Introduction to Public Health 2nd ed.
Fleming, M., Parker, E. (2011)
Churchill Livingstone: Elsevier Australia.
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