|1.||Assess quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods research approaches in the context of osteopathic research;|
|2.||Critically review examples of research methods commonly used to contribute to the evidence base in osteopathy and related health fields;|
|3.||Identify ethical requirements in the conduct of research;|
|4.||Critique a research paper and present the critique in an oral format for peer review; and|
|Assignment||Quantitative Journal article critique (750 words)||20%|
|Presentation||Oral presentation of a findings from journal article critique (in pairs 250 words)||20%|
|Assignment||Qualitative journal article evaluation (750 words)||20%|
|Examination||Final exam (1.5 hours - 1250 words)||40%|
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