|1.||Describe the origins and development of evidence based healthcare practice;|
|2.||Critically examine the relationship between research and improvement in healthcare outcomes;|
|3.||Frame a research question in a structured and focused manner;|
|4.||Search for evidence using bibliographic data bases;|
|5.||Demonstrate an understanding of qualitative and quantitative research methodologies;|
|6.||Critically appraise a peer reviewed journal article using an appropriate appraisal tool;|
|7.||Examine the ethical principles of research;|
|8.||Evaluate research papers including systematic reviews on aspects of clinical practice.|
|Assignment||Written Assessment (500 words)||10%|
|Assignment||Written Assignment (1200 words)||30%|
|Examination||Written Examination (MCQ) (2 hours)||60%|
Research in nursing, midwifery and allied health 6th ed.
Richardson-Tench, M., Nicholson, P., Taylor, B., Kermode, S., & Roberts, K. (2018)
Cengage Learning Australia: South Melbourne
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