NURSING AND MIDWIFERY THESIS B

NSM5THB

2021

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

In this subject students will commence work on relevant aspects of their research project which was developed in NSM5THA. This will be undertaken under the supervision of an Academic supervisor. This work could either be data collection and analysis or could be in the form of an Integrative or Systematic review with the aim of submitting a thesis or two papers prepared for publication in high impact Scopus or Web of Science listed journals.

SchoolNursing and Midwifery

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorRuby Walter

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be admitted in one of the following courses: HMNUSC, HMN HMMW and have completed 120 credit points including NSM5THA.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsStudents must have achieved a 70 (B+) in the subject NSM5RES to be able to enrol in this subject.

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Research Ethics in the real world. Issues and solutions for healthcare and social care

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorLong, T. and Johnson, M.

Year2007

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherChurchill Livingstone,Elsevier, Philadelphia

ISBNN/A

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Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

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Source locationN/A

Epidemiology

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorGordis, L.

Year2013

Edition/Volume5th Edition

PublisherElsevier Health Sciences, London

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

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Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Nursing and midwifery research: Methods and Appraisal for Evidence Based Practice

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorSchneider, Z., Whitehead, D., Elliot, D., Lobiondo-Wood, G.

Year2016

Edition/Volume5th Ed

PublisherElsevier Australia, Chatswood

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Research methods in nursing and Midwifery: Pathways to Evidence-based Practice

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorJirojwong, S., Johnson, M., Welch, A. and Johnson, M.

Year2014

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherOxford University Press, Sydney

ISBNN/A

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Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

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 of an appropriate research topic that is theoretical and/or applied.
02. Demonstrate a high order of skill in analysis, critical evaluation and/or professional application through the execution of the planned research project or Integrative/Systematic review.
03. Conduct the planned project (Research project or Integrative/Systematic review ethically, effectively and appropriately and compile using the LTU format.

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRuby Walter

Class requirements

Supervised ResearchWeek: 10 - 22
Six 2.00 h supervised research per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

15000 word Thesis OR Thesis by publication.  Thesis by publication (with 2 manuscripts submitted to high impact Scopus or Web of Science journals)Grades will not be finalised until the successful completion of a total of 60 credit points (NSM5THB & NSM5THC)

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRuby Walter

Class requirements

Supervised ResearchWeek: 30 - 42
Six 2.00 h supervised research per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

15000 word Thesis OR Thesis by publication.  Thesis by publication (with 2 manuscripts submitted to high impact Scopus or Web of Science journals)Grades will not be finalised until the successful completion of a total of 60 credit points (NSM5THB & NSM5THC)

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3