Not currently offered

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

In this subject students are required to conduct a research study, and report that study, in a thesis. The research focus needs to be congruent with the research interests and programs within the School of Nursing and Midwifery. The results of the research should contribute to the evidence base within either nursing and/or midwifery. Decisions about focus of the research and development of a research proposal should be made in consultation with the designated research supervisor before enrolment in this subject.

SchoolNursing and Midwifery

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorJenny Davis

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites If the student is enrolled in HMN (only V1, V2, V3 or V4) or HMND then must have passed NSM5RFN and NSM5CPR and NSM5APA and NSM5APB If the student is enrolled in HMMID then must pass NSM5APA and NSM5APB and NSM5CIA


Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready


Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Provide appropriate evidence of advanced knowledge about a specialist body of theoretical and or applied topic.
02. Demonstrate a high order of skill in analysis, critical evaluation and/or professional application through the planning and execution of a research study.
03. Demonstrate the ability to add to the body of knowledge in a relevant field text.

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