RESEARCH PROTOCOLS AND ETHICS

NSG4RPE

2020

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject you will continue your research learning journey by focusing on nursing and/or midwifery research problems and using knowledge and skills acquired to develop a research protocol, that will take account of relevant ethical issues and guide you in the conduct of your research project.  

SchoolSchool of Nursing & Midwifery

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJulie Ellis

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

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

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be admitted to course HHNUS or HHNUSB and successfully completed NSG4RPD.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsFundamentals of Nursing and Midwifery Research. A practical guide for evidence-based practice.PrescribedMcKenna, L. & Copnell, B. (2019).Sydney: Allen & Unwin.
ReadingsNursing and midwifery research: methods and Appraisal for Evidence Based Practice.RecommendedSchneider, Z, Whitehead, D, Elliot, P & Lobiondo-Wood, G. (2016). 5th Ed.Chatswood: Elsevier.
ReadingsDesigning and Managing your research project. Core knowledge for social and health researchers.RecommendedThomas, D. R. and Hodges, I. D. (2010).London: Sage.

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Construct a research problem as an answerable question that can be studied in a research project.

Activities:
Lectures, online learning resources, assessments

02. Develop written research proposals or protocols for identified research problems.

Activities:
Lectures, online learning resources, assessments

03. Critically review ethical issues for participants and practitioners of nursing and/or midwifery research

Activities:
Lectures, online learning resources, assessments

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJulie Ellis

Class requirements

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

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
Twelve 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 2000-word report40 01, 03
One 2500 -word research protocol60 01, 02, 03

Bendigo, 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJulie Ellis

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 32 - 43
Three 3.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 32 - 43
Twelve 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 2000-word report40 01, 03
One 2500 -word research protocol60 01, 02, 03

Melbourne, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJulie Ellis

Class requirements

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

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
Twelve 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 2000-word report40 01, 03
One 2500 -word research protocol60 01, 02, 03

Melbourne, 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJulie Ellis

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 32 - 43
Three 3.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 32 - 43
Twelve 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 2000-word report40 01, 03
One 2500 -word research protocol60 01, 02, 03