96 credit points of first year units.
|1.||Appraise the role of research in nursing and midwifery and its relationship to evidence-based practice;|
|2.||Critically review and evaluate the research approach identified in a nursing/midwifery research journal article;|
|3.||Critique how evidence influences and translates into practice;|
|4.||Exhibit appropriate use of information and communication technologies to access valid sources of data and information; and|
|5.||Articulate the role of ethical standards in research.|
|Test||Online weekly quizzes (4)||20%|
|Presentation||Group written assessment and presentation (1500 words)||30%|
|Assignment||Journal Critique (2000 words)||50%|
Navigating the maze of research: enhancing nursing and midwifery practice
Borbasi, S., Jackson, D., East, L. (2019)
Elsevier: Chatswood, Australia (ISBN 9780729587211)
Where to next?
As part of a course
This unit is studied as part of the following courses. Refer to the course page for information on how to apply for the course.
Study a single unit
This unit can be studied on its own, without enrolling in a full degree. Learn more about single units of study at VU.
VU takes care to ensure the accuracy of this unit information, but reserves the right to change or withdraw courses offered at any time. Please check that unit information is current with the Student Contact Centre.