|1.||Analyse and critique contemporary perspectives and theories related to research in the field of public health;|
|2.||Conceptually map the essential elements and processes requisite to quality research;|
|3.||Articulate the necessity for ethical conduct of research and elaborate the processes for applying for ethics approval;|
|4.||Undertake a preliminary literature review or analysis of current research in their field; and|
|5.||Design a preliminary research proposal to be undertaken as part of their minor thesis or professional project.|
|Assignment||Critique of Research Designs (3000 words)||40%|
|Project||Preliminary Research Proposal and Literature Review (3000 words)||40%|
|Presentation||Oral presentation during seminar-style discussion time (1000 words)||20%|
Public Health Research Methods.
Guest G. & Namey E., (2014)
SAGE Thousand Oaks
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