|1.||Analyse and critique contemporary perspectives and theories related to research in the field of public health;|
|2.||Conceptually map and appraise the essential elements and processes requisite to quality research;|
|3.||Articulate the necessity for ethical conduct of research and elaborate on 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.|
|Assignment||Critique of Research Designs (1500 words)||30%|
|Other||Research Proposal and Literature Review (2500 words)||50%|
|Presentation||Oral presentation of research proposal (15mins)||20%|
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