RESEARCH HONOURS PREPARATION

NSG4RHP

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students will be given content and guidance to prepare them to undertake an Honours project. Students will be offered the opportunity to be introduced to the predominant research paradigms and students will attain the knowledge and skills to plan, and implement a research study using one research approach. An overview of different research processes; discussing the ethical issues in conducting research using human subjects will be presented.

SchoolSchool of Nursing & Midwifery

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorIan Mosley

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsNursing and midwifery research: methods and appraisal for evidence-based practicePrescribedSchneider, Z, Whitehead, D, Elliot, P & Lobiondo-Wood, G & Haber, J (eds) 20114TH EDN, MOSBY ELSEVIER, SYDNEY.

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Distinguish the important elements of the research process

Activities:
Face to face seminars, online learning resources, assessments

02. Situate theoretical or conceptual framework in the research process

Activities:
Face to face seminars, online learning resources, assessments

03. Develop fundamental skills for critical appraisal of the literature

Activities:
Face to face seminars, online learning resources, assessments

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2018, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorIan Mosley

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 3.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Seminar Week: 10 - 10
Two 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 10 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 2,000-word critical appraisal50 01, 02, 03
6 x 30 minute quizzes (3000 word equiv total)4 quizzes will be worth 10%; 2 quizzes will be worth 5%. Each quiz is mapped to the subject modules.50 01, 02, 03

Bendigo, 2018, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorIan Mosley

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 3.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Seminar Week: 10 - 10
Two 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 10 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 2,000-word critical appraisal50 01, 02, 03
6 x 30 minute quizzes (3000 word equiv total)4 quizzes will be worth 10%; 2 quizzes will be worth 5%. Each quiz is mapped to the subject modules.50 01, 02, 03

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorIan Mosley

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 3.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Seminar Week: 10 - 10
Two 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 10 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 2,000-word critical appraisal50 01, 02, 03
6 x 30 minute quizzes (3000 word equiv total)4 quizzes will be worth 10%; 2 quizzes will be worth 5%. Each quiz is mapped to the subject modules.50 01, 02, 03